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I'd like to record the activity for every ssh user connecting to my box. I think screen could help with it. I'm thinking on having screen running for every ssh user automatically upon ssh login and recording its activity to some file. Is that possible?

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serverfault.com/questions/362532/… –  Iain Dec 29 '12 at 9:31

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If your OS allows it, consider to use byobu, see some arguments for the why here: http://superuser.com/questions/423310/byobu-versus-gnu-screen-versus-tmux

Other options for logging user activities you'll find here: http://www.howtoforge.com/options-for-user-auditing-on-linux-platforms

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See also this program, that was designed to be used with sshd's ForceCommand: https://github.com/open-ch/log-user-session

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