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

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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 ...
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SSH connection closed after SSH2_MSG_SERVICE_REQUEST

My SSH connection is being closed just after this message: debug1: ssh_dss_verify: signature correct debug2: kex_derive_keys debug2: set_newkeys: mode 1 debug1: SSH2_MSG_NEWKEYS sent debug1: ...
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log monitoring with zabbix

I'm trying to monitor a log file and to get alerts based on regular expression. using zabbix 2.4.5 this is the log item that i created and this is the trigger as you can see i created the item ...
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Powershell script to be called by serveral servers to copy log files to remote location

We have several servers that save log files locally and I'm trying to automate logging to a single network location with a name of the parent folder where log files are stored and date modified time ...
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Ubuntu/Linux: Capture output of a command to rotated files?

I'd like to capture the output of a serial terminal to rotated files. What's the simplest way to do this? So, command | solution would yield a directory full of rotated output files. I can use tee to ...
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List of files that control logging and the corresponding log files OSX

The title should be clear. However, some logging done by syslogd can be controlled using asl.conf. Where can I find a list of files that control all the other log files that come as standard? (not ...
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Stopping multiple IPs from getting logged on iptables log

I want to log all dropped packets with my iptables (by default all except ssh), but I want to exclude the local network IPs as well as 0.0.0.0, 255.255.255.255 and 192.168.0.255 from appearing in the ...
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View when cookies or temp files where used last

I was wondering if it is possible to view when a cookie or tmp file was last used by the internet. For example, if the cookie was used yesterday could I see that in properties or log it in a text ...
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How does a router's security log “log overrun” work?

(I have the MI424WR Rev. E, so the logs are stored in the router's ram, meaning the memory will not be deleted if I reboot the router) By definition, the router's "log overrun" deletes old log ...
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Can PHP sockets and HTTP requests be logged?

I would like to be able to log outgoing HTTP requests from PHP scripts with the time and PHP script location and line. It occurs to me that since you apparently can open sockets in PHP, you would also ...
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Folder Redirection log not appearing

I followed the directions posted on TechNet for enabling folder redirecting logging on the client computer. Unfortunately, I do see any fdeploy.log folder in the "usermode" folder. Does anyone know ...
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Inno Setup : multiple issues with logging in the script

Friends, I'm facing two issues with logging in my inno script. I'm using the first solution specified here to set up logging in my script. First, I have a log right at the start of a function ...
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Graph activity from logs on a timeline

With an input of a large list of timestamps representing some activity occurring over time, I'd like to have a visual graph or representation of frequency (either clusters of thin lines, or a line ...
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Can I see a delete operation in vsftpd logs?

we use vsftpd's logs to track what is going on on our FTP. However, we cannot figure out if the operation that was done is a delete or a put. Is there a way to know if someone deleted a file using the ...
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Why don't I see new apache2 access log messages for a (wsgi) request?

This week I installed a simple Ubuntu 14.04 server on which I host a new website (which I built with Flask). The website works fine without any problems. I now wanted to check out the access log, in ...
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Auto execute program when usb is plugged in

As in the title I need to execute a program inside a USB when it is plugged in a PC. I don't refer to autorun. Example: I plug in my PC an USB which contains runme.exe (or .bat), a program that writes ...
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Capturing all messages that are directed to console in linux

Is there a way how we can capture all the console messages to a file that are coming from different applications in linux.
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Elasticsearch: How to disable field analysis for a field in a existing index?

I'm using Elasticsearch to analyze my logs. I would like to stop analyzing some fields and consider them as plain strings. Can I disable a field analysis for a field in a existing index?
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Want to Auto-Save EVERY webpage I visit (as HTML or MAFF/MHTML) - Solutions?

I have been trying to solve this problem for a long time, there are multiple possibilities. This gets convoluted... Basically the activity I want to automate is, on EVERY page any browser visits - ...
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How can you tell who access the root?

It's freebsd: I want to find who type a certain command in root in it's history."xyz" for example. Lets say you have person A B C D and E. All of whom have wheel access. How can I know which ...
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Multitail: how to view whole file?

I have a big log file (10000 lines). When I open it with multital only last ~100 lines are loaded, so I can't scroll back and view another preexisting lines. Doesn't work because affect only on new ...
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Logrotating all logs in a directory causes date duplication

I have a logrotate config that looks like this: /var/log/update-job/*.log { daily rotate 7 compress delaycompress size 0k missingok copytruncate notifempty dateext ...
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How to monitor programs and services on Windows startup?

I am looking for a way to have a kind of a simple --verbose log of all programs and services activities on Windows (XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10, etc.) startup. Ideally it would show the name (and path), the ...
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iptables on openwrt router: logging connections to a host from clients on the same subnet

I am trying to setup an auto wake-on-lan setup using my router that is running OpenWRT 14.07, Barrier Breaker. My idea is that the router monitors any connection attempts to the host I want to wake up ...
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Winamp: Is there a way to know what playlist was loaded last?

I have a command-line script that edits Winamp's playlist. I want to save the playlist after the fact -- but I can't seem to figure out how to find out what playlist winamp loaded last. Perhaps if ...