sa: user accounting initialization failed - FreeBSD 7-stable
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Tue Mar 4 15:10:03 UTC 2008
George Fazio <gfazio at n3gqf.us> writes:
> I'm seeing errors from sa in my daily run output. I read the man page
> for sa(8) and some of the commands that were referenced under the see
> also section. I'm completely lost. Could anyone point me in the
> right direction?
> Here is a snippet of the output from the daily run output
> Rotating accounting logs and gathering statistics:
> sa: converting user accounting stats: Inappropriate file type or format
> sa: user accounting initialization failed
Are you intending to use the system accounting functionality? If not,
you probably don't need the files in /var/account at all (by default,
there wouldn't be any).
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