How to Install acct in Ubuntu 18.04

Install acct by entering the following commands in the terminal:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install acct


GNU Accounting utilities for process and login accounting

GNU Accounting Utilities is a set of utilities which reports and summarizes data about user connect times and process execution statistics. . "Login accounting" provides summaries of system resource usage based on connect time, and "process accounting" provides summaries based on the commands executed on the system. . The 'last' command is provided by the sysvinit package and not included here.


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