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Linux in a Nutshell

This directory of Linux commands is from Linux in a Nutshell, 5th Edition.

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rusers [options] [host]

TCP/IP command. List the users logged into host, or to all local machines, in who format (hostname, usernames). rusers depends on rwhod.



Include machines with no users logged in.


Include more information: tty, date, time, idle time, remote host.

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