atq - Prints the queue of jobs waiting to be run
atq [-c | -n] [-q queuename] [user...]
The atq command prints the queue of jobs waiting to be run at a later date.
These jobs were created with the at command.
-c Sorts the queue by the time that the at command was issued.
-n Prints only the number of files currently in the queue.
Specifies the queue you want to use.
With no options, the queue is sorted in the order that the jobs are to be
When a privileged user invokes the atq command without specifying a user-
name, the entire queue is displayed; if a username is specified, only those
jobs belonging to the specified user are displayed.
In order to look at the queue created by the at command, enter:
If there are jobs in the queue, a message similar to the following is
root.62169200.a Tue Sep 12 11:00:00 1990
The .a extension specifies an at job.
Main cron directory.
List of allowed users.
List of denied users.
Queue description file for at, batch, and cron.
Commands: at(1), atrm(1), cron(8)