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I was wondering if there is a way that I can check to see the times a certain process ran. I'm running RedHat.


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As in a cron or the length/since when a process is being run? – Arenstar Nov 9 '10 at 22:47
How does your [antivirus] tag relate to your question? – Dennis Williamson Nov 10 '10 at 0:15
@Dennis, the server admins unnecessarily have x11 and Symantec installed on a webserver. We've had issues with the scanner causing unnecessary server load. – Tres Nov 11 '10 at 4:55
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Well, depending on whether or not your mystery process was configured to use syslog, you could check /var/log/messages.

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Look for lastcomm and auditd, but they're only good if you had them installed first.

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