When I run the command
gedit has not been able to detect the character encoding.
Please check that you are not trying to open a binary file.
Select a character encoding from the menu and try again.
Anyone know how to open this file?
Opensuse 11.4 Gnome
It is a binary file. You are not supposed to edit it.
Check “/usr/include/lastlog.h” and “/usr/include/bits/utmp.h” for the format of entries.
will provide the information for that particular user.
Or simply type the command
which is made to read the /var/log/lastlog entries.