System Administration Guide: Virtualization Using the Solaris Operating System

ProcedureHow to Deactivate Process, Task, Flow, and Network Management Accounting

To deactivate process, task, flow, and network accounting, turn off each of them individually by using the acctadm command with the -x option.

  1. Become superuser or assume an equivalent role.

  2. Turn off process accounting.

    # acctadm -x process 
  3. Turn off task accounting.

    # acctadm -x task
  4. Turn off flow accounting.

    # acctadm -x flow
  5. Turn off network management accounting.

    # acctadm -x net
  6. Verify that task accounting, process accounting, flow and network accounting have been turned off.

    	# acctadm
                Task accounting: inactive
           Task accounting file: none
         Tracked task resources: none
       Untracked task resources: extended
             Process accounting: inactive
        Process accounting file: none
      Tracked process resources: none
    Untracked process resources: extended
                Flow accounting: inactive
           Flow accounting file: none
         Tracked flow resources: none
       Untracked flow resources: extended
                Net accounting: inactive
           Net accounting file: none
         Tracked Net resources: none
       Untracked Net resources: extended