Command logging?

Paul Lussier pll at
Fri Aug 11 08:31:14 EDT 2000

In a message dated: Fri, 11 Aug 2000 10:35:56 +1000
Nathan Dietsch said:

>I was wondering, is there are a way to log commands executed once a user
>has sudo'd to a shell, root or otherwise. I was thinking of copying out
>the .sh_history etc, but if sudo could do it, it would be much cleaner.

I don't think so.  What you could do though, is have the shell config file
started by root log via the 'script' program.  You'd have to do a little 
creative shell hacking so that script wouldn't trounce on it's own file should 
multiple shells be started, but that's pretty easy to overcome.
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