The act of recording actions, requests, and other meaningful data in a computer. Often used for troubleshooting kernels, servers, etc.

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Windows 7 - spontaneous wake from sleep

Irregularly, unattended PC wakes up. A typical 'system' event log sequence is below Basically, my question is whether anything can be inferred from this. More specifically, Is the order of ...
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In Eclipse, is it possible to configure two console views to always show the output from the same applications?

For example, I'm writing a server, whose logs I print to a console view. I'm also using testNG, whose logs I print to another console view. I use the "pin" functionality on the server console, ...
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FreeBSD - HDD Temp in collectd (or graphite, influxDB, …)

Is there a good way to log SMART values, like HDD temperature, with collectd? I only found collectd-exec plugin solutions, which use smartctl with extra sudo config.
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How do I monitor changes made to environment variables ?

I have an environment variable whose value didn't match the one set by /etc/environment, even after reboot. I eventually found the auto-executed .sh script changing it, but that incident got me ...
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Monitoring Linux writes to Compact Flash

I am working on a project that uses a SanDisk compact flash to host a linux operating system (ext2 file system and no swap). The system uses a separate IDE for logging and other file i/o functions. ...
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Status of file that is deleted while another process writes to it

I have a WAMP that writes (very often) the logs in a file. If I delete that file (using Shift + Delete) it disappears for a moment, then it appears back (having the same size, not 0). When I try to ...
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Record All Traffic Hitting Router

I have aNetgear WNDR4300 router. I was curious if there was an option to see all websites that are accessed from any device hitting the router. I have set-up an OpenDNS affiliation, but it seems to ...
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Logging diagnostics over usb [closed]

I have a robot run off an embedded Linux computer (specifically the NI-roboRIO) and I want to create a system for displaying diagnostics. What I would like is to have my code write to a dev file, ...
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Watching logs with less +F freezes after a while

less +F is a great command for watching logs, but it has very annoying issue. After a while it stops updating log file and requires restart. Is there any way to make it follow file forever?
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how to get this layout with multitail

I have a silly one for you I know how to do this with multitail (multitail -s 2 -sn 1,2 A.log B.log C.log): +-----------------------+------------+ | | | | ...
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How can we get past records of paging file sizes in Windows? [closed]

A drive can be allocated an "initial size" and a "maximum size" for the paging file using "System Properties → Advanced → (Performance) Settings → Advanced (tab) → (Virtual Memory) ...
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Logfile for ruby bundler?

I have got a ruby project defining a Gemfile. When I run bundle update, already installed gems are getting updated, probably, e.g. Installing rake 10.5.0 (was 10.4.2) Using CFPropertyList ...
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Keeping track of files across two drives

At work, there is a 450GB network drive (X:) which has served as a dumping-ground for 3 of my underfunded NGO's biggest departments. It needs to be reorganized. Depending on a manager's opinion, a ...
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prevent asl message to show up on /var/log/system.log

I'd like to define new asl facility in my project, and use it to generate asl log messages that wouldn't show up in /var/log/system.log (but only in the my pre-defined log file) here's my entire asl ...
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Is it possible to scroll through a chart in Excel?

Imagine that you have a dataset to which an additional measurement is added each day. In Excel, this could be a table to which additional rows are added. Imagine that you plot the time evolution of a ...
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Logging folder and files accessed

Is there a way in Ubuntu to log all the files and folders accessed by a specific user into a log file which can be edited only by the admin?
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How to grep in tail in several files

I need to tail several files, and most info from them i removing (using grep). Now mine output dirty with file names. How i can remove them? Short to problem: $ tail -F /log/rest_server*.log | egrep ...
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How to get user-agent, referrer from nginx error log

I see a lot of errors like the following in my nginx's error.log: 2016/01/06 15:57:41 [error] 9054#0: *381280040 open() "/mypath/current/public/images/default_avatar.png" failed (2: No such file or ...
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OneDrive for Business for Mac 17.3.6296

Has anyone figured out how to enable logging or debug mode for OneDrive for Business for Mac 17.3.6296? There do not appear to be any options in the client. How about some kind of Terminal hack? ...
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Redirecting command output in docker

I want to do some simple logging for my server which is a small Flask app running in a Docker container. Here is the Dockerfile # Dockerfile FROM dreen/flask MAINTAINER dreen WORKDIR /srv # Get ...
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Understanding OWA logs

I have a number of logs that I think are OWA logs. Titles such as microsoft.o365.shellg2.owa.js microsoft.exchange.clients.owa2.client.calcorestrings.localized.min.js Can anyone help me try and work ...
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What is 'Found' in Fail2Ban Log File?

I have multiple instances like the following in /var/log/fail2ban.log: 2015-12-27 14:31:21,949 fail2ban.filter [1020]: INFO [sshd] Found ###.###.###.### (Where # substitutes for a ...
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Able to delete part of the system log files on Mac OSX El Capitan based on a time period?

I was wondering if it was possible to delete only a portion of the system log files on the Mac OSX El Capitan based on a time period? Say I want to delete all activities that occurred between 9am - ...
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Write output of Windows Batch file command to text file?

I want to write the output of a robocopy command into a text file to see which files were copied. I tried robocopy drive:\ destination:\ /e /v>log.txt and robocopy drive:\ destination:\ /e /v ...
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Where to configure the dokuwiki log file?

It's possible to configure a logging on the web server dokuwiki runs on, yet that doesn't cover all issues (e.g. The plugin repository could not be contacted. Make sure your server is allowed to ...
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Preserve colors with watch -n

I am running watch tail -n 15 20151217.log and my output looks like 12-17 04:42:52 DEBUG [31mXYZT 10 91.5[0m Instead, I want to see it as colored text. What can I do? I don't want to ...
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“svn log” almost always returns “server unexpectedly closed connection”

I am on a Windows 7 system and using TortoiseSVN. I have used this combination for a very long time. However, suddenly the system seems to be broken viz.: svn update works (quite slow) svn commit ...
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Find software/resource allocation changes on virtual server within last 24 hours

I am using a virtual server for computational tasks involving a NVIDIA GRID K2. An IT department is administrating the server. Within the last 24 hours the server has been rebooted and now I get the ...
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I accidentally typed password into console's “login:” prompt

I accidentally typed my password into the console's "login:" prompt. Is there any place where the password history could have been saved? I am running Linux 3.13.0-71-generic, Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS. ...
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Track after hour users on computer

If I wanted to track all users that log-in to a specific computer, regardless of admin rights or not, what would be the best, most efficient, least obvious method of doing so? And without snooping on ...
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Network traffic over Remote Session

let's assume I have two computers, A and B, both running in different networks. I then use a remote desktop tool (i.e. teamviewer) to access computer B from A. What could the network-administrator of ...
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Automate the tar on file creation

I need to tar the log files automatically when its get created with date (eg., error.log-20151116). How should i automate this activity. I don't want to perform this action by log rotation.
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Log internal IP address in apache2

I have a pretty standard apache2 installation (2.4.7) with name based vhosts. I would like to log in the access.log file private IP address of users who visit this website from NATed hosts. In other ...
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Is there a way to log what application or device is using a USB port?

I have a DAQ connected through USB, and every now and then it drops signal and the application using it crashes. I have a feeling that some other process or service is interrupting the USB. Is there a ...
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What to log for torrent behavioral analysis

I would like to know exactly who to blame, when an email with copyright infringement comes. I found several answers and information about it such as here: ...
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Linux user account 'nagent' deleted and re-added in secure log

The following lines appear in my CentOS secure log file: Oct 27 21:10:59 servr userdel[7270]: delete user 'nagent' Oct 27 21:10:59 servr userdel[7270]: removed group 'nagent' owned by 'nagent' Oct 27 ...
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Squid c-icap integration - How to get url category from icap to squid accesslog?

Hi I have integrated squid 3.3.8 and c-icap (srv_url_check module). It works very well, however I need the url category information in the squid access log. Is there any way to make squid receive url ...
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How does IPTables console logging effect network packet drops?

How does console logging effect network packet drops? I am asking because I have iptables running with logging option and it logs packets to /var/log/iptables. I didn't configure --limit option in ...
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How do I run Logstalgia if root login is disabled and ssh user doesn't have access to logs?

I'm trying to run Logstalgia, I think it's pretty awesome, and want to try it out. For security reasons I've disabled root login from my servers. My current user doesn't have access to the log files ...
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List executions of a particular Windows process / application [duplicate]

I want to get a usage log for a particular application during the last 30 days. Does Windows have a log I can access for that?
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How could I know last login attempt on windows looking in the $MFT file?

I'm looking into a MS Windows $MFT(master file table) file for the last user login. How could I know it? Could I search for a specific file?
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rsyslog.conf: kern.err /dev/console. Where do these messages go?

There is a commented line in rsyslog.conf: #kern.* /dev/console If I add this line to the configuration file: kern.notice /dev/console Where do these messages go? If I run this ...
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how do I control the cipher suites used by nxlog

I am using TLS encryption between nxlog clients and server. The client config is: <Output rsyslog> Module om_ssl Host localhost Port 16515 CAFile ...
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Is it safe to remove “.journal” files in CentOS?

First of all I’m a Linux noob, I just know the basics. I have a VPS running a TeamSpeak 3 server, but I’m slowly running out of space as you can see here: The TeamSpeak 3 server itself doesn’t ...
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How to export to excel or text last time a user made a vpn connection through dialing option

How can i export last time a user made a vpn connection, I can export all user with permission through netsh -r ras show user, but its only show all the users with permit or deny option to connect ...
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Configure Cron log to show job number

I have several PHP cron jobs. Occasionally these jobs abort, logging with the appropriate process id etc. However the job number isn't included in the abort log message. Is there a way to configure ...
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How to check how many DVDs were burnt on a specified date on Vista? [duplicate]

I'm wondering if there is a way to check how many DVDs were burnt on a given date. Maybe there are any records being made each time a DVD is being burnt? Thanks in advance for your help.
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Evidence of Linux reinstallation

I know that the results of a system installation appear in /var/log/anaconda.log, however I am curious if this log will show any additional installations. For example, if I have an existing Linux ...
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Syslog Configuration on logstash (ELK) pfSense 2.2.2

I was wondering if someone could help me out or guide me. So I got everything up and running my only issue that when im trying to filter my syslog dashboard (the system logs of pfSense) it shows ...
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How many times - on a specified date - a DVD recorder was used?

I'm looking for a way to get to know how many times - on a specified date - a DVD recorder was used (DVD(s) burning). I'm running Windows Vista. The program used to burn DVD(s) doesn't create any ...