NAME

ruptime - show host status of local machines  

SYNOPSIS

ruptime [-alrtu ] [-n=length ]  

DESCRIPTION

Ruptime gives a status line like uptime for each machine on the local network; these are formed from packets broadcast by each host on the network once a minute.

Machines for which no status report has been received for 11 minutes are shown as being down.

Options:

-a
Users idle an hour or more are not counted unless the -a flag is given.
-l
Sort by load average.
-r
Reverses the sort order.
-t
Sort by uptime.
-u
Sort by number of users.
-n=length
Specify hostname length in output.

The default listing is sorted by host name.  

FILES

/var/spool/rwho/whod.*
data files

 

SEE ALSO

rup(1), rwho(1), uptime(1), rwhod(8)  

HISTORY

Ruptime appeared in BSD 4.2