systemd-update-utmp.service(8) — Linux manual page

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SYSTEMD-UPDATE-UTMP.SERVICE(8)-update-utmp.serviceUPDATE-UTMP.SERVICE(8)

NAME         top

       systemd-update-utmp.service, systemd-update-utmp-
       runlevel.service, systemd-update-utmp - Write audit and utmp
       updates at bootup, runlevel changes and shutdown

SYNOPSIS         top

       systemd-update-utmp.service

       systemd-update-utmp-runlevel.service

       /usr/lib/systemd/systemd-update-utmp

DESCRIPTION         top

       systemd-update-utmp-runlevel.service is a service that writes
       SysV runlevel changes to utmp and wtmp, as well as the audit
       logs, as they occur.  systemd-update-utmp.service does the same
       for system reboots and shutdown requests.

SEE ALSO         top

       systemd(1), utmp(5), auditd(8)

COLOPHON         top

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