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 rwho(1)							     rwho(1)




 NAME
      rwho - show who is logged in on local machines

 SYNOPSIS
      rwho [-a]

 DESCRIPTION
      rwho produces output similar to the output of the HP-UX who command
      for all machines on the local network that are running the rwho daemon
      (see who(1) and rwhod(1M)).  If rwhod has not received a report from a
      machine for 11 minutes, rwho assumes the machine is down and rwho does
      not report users last known to be logged into that machine.

      rwho's output line has fields for the name of the user, the name of
      the machine, the user's terminal line, the time the user logged in,
      and the amount of time the user has been idle.  Idle time is shown as:

	   hours:minutes

      If a user has not typed to the system for a minute or more, rwho
      reports this as idle time.  If a user has not typed to the system for
      an hour or more, the user is omitted from rwho's output unless the -a
      flag is given.

      An example output line from rwho would look similar to:

	   joe_user   machine1:tty0p1  Sep 12  13:28   :11

      This output line could be interpreted as joe_user is logged into
      machine1 and his terminal line is tty0p1.	 joe_user has been logged on
      since September 12  at 13:28 (1:28 p.m.).	 joe_user has not typed
      anything into machine1 for 11 minutes.

 WARNINGS
      rwho's output becomes unwieldy when the number of users for each
      machine on the local network running rwhod becomes large.	 One line of
      output occurs for each user on each machine on the local network that
      is running rwhod.

 AUTHOR
      rwho was developed by the University of California, Berkeley.

 FILES
      /var/spool/rwho/whod.*	       Information about other machines.

 SEE ALSO
      ruptime(1), rusers(1), rwhod(1M).







 Hewlett-Packard Company	    - 1 -   HP-UX Release 11i: November 2000