When I tried to run
last to get recently login users, I got an error:
-bash: last: command not found
So how can I install it? I’m using centos 7.0. Sorry if this is a simple question, but I cannot find any answer online regarding it.
You can ask
yum to search for the package that provides a specific file in the filesystem, and you can use globs to widen the search. For example:
yum whatprovides */last
This will tell you that the package
I was a little surprised to see that you didn’t have
last installed, as that’s a pretty basic program that ought to always be installed. But, you learn something new every day… In a future version of RHEL/CentOS,
last will be provided in the
util-linux package, and should always be installed even on the most minimal system.
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