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Re: [K12OSN] Automatic user logout script?



You, too, are correct. Okay, so I'm 0 for 2. ;-) But hey, that's the whole point of the peer-review process of a mailing list.

Petre

Dan Young wrote:
I think your "pkill $ID" needs to be "pkill -u $ID"

pkill w/o options matches on process names, so you'd be trying to kill
processes called $ID rather than owned by $ID.

Petre Scheie wrote:
> > Yes, it should!  And here I had the gall--the gall!--to suggest to my
> > son that he check his homework before handing it in to his teacher.
> > ;-)  Thanks Robert.
> >
> > Petre
> >
> > Robert Arkiletian wrote:
>> >> On 12/8/06, Petre Scheie <petre maltzen net> wrote:
>>> >>> How about this:
>>> >>>
>>> >>> #!/bin/bash
>>> >>> for ID in $(awk -F: '$3 >= 500 {print $1}')
>> >>
>> >> shouldn't that be
>> >>
>> >> for ID in $(awk -F: '$3 >= 500 {print $1}' /etc/passwd)
>> >>
>>> >>> do
>>> >>> pkill $ID
>>> >>> done
>>> >>>
>>> >>> Put this into a file, make it executable (chmod +x), and then set
>>> >>> root's crontab to run
>>> >>> it at, say 5pm.  Fedora defaults to starting user UID numbers at 500
>>> >>> and going up from
>>> >>> there, so we avoid killing any system processes.
>>> >>>
>>> >>> Petre
>>> >>>
>>> >>> Jim Anderson wrote:
>>>> >>> > Is there a script available to automatically log out users at the
>>> >>> end of
>>>> >>> > the day from K12LTSP?  I have users that tend to leave while still
>>>> >>> > logged in.  Relatedly, is there a way to force a logout remotely
>>> >>> from a
>>>> >>> > terminal prompt as root?
>>>> >>> >
>>>> >>> > K12LTSP v.5.0
>>>> >>> > Dell Pentium D 2.8 GHz, 2 GB RAM
>>>> >>> > 24 GX1 clients
>>>> >>> >
>>>> >>> > Jim
>>>> >>> >
>>>> >>> >
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