The process of recording diagnostic information, usually for the purposes of debugging and monitoring the status or "health" of various systems.

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How to build a list from Postfix maillog

I want to build a list from maillog, maillog.x containing something like Date, Sender's email, Recipient's Email and subject of the message filtering output emails and output domain. I've read about ...
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Using SetEnvIf to not log overly accessed URLs

I'm trying to figure out how to craft my SetEnvIf's in my apache config so that the server hard disk isn't spinning 24/7 over log entries. What I want to do is disable logging for all domains and ...
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change cpanel log file location

Is there a way in some configuration file to specify a new folder to put all the cpanel log files in, or is there a way to specify new log file names for each log? I ask this because I want to store ...
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Mysterious visits to privileged URLs from anonymous user/bot

I maintain a Rails app. Every page except login and "forgot password" requires user authentication. Yesterday I noticed entries like this one in the access logs: 54.209.60.63 - - ...
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How log rotation is done in Tomcat for access logs

How log rotation is done in Tomcat ie catalina.out and access.out ? We can logrotate for catalina.out : # vim /etc/logrotate.d/tomcat7 /var/log/tomcat7/catalina.out { copytruncate daily # ...
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How to customize apache mod_sec log output?

I have an apache server which uses mod_security configuration. Those logs are further analyzed and sent out to OSSEC server for intrusion detection and monitoring. That OSSEC server then sends those ...
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rotating mod_security logs with rotatelog

I would like to rotate mod_security logs with rotatelogs, as this does not need a restart of the httpd, like logrotate does. However, it seems like mod_security does not want to work together with ...
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How do I delete access logs from 2011 from AWS S3 using awscli?

I'm trying to delete all access logs from 2011 from my AWS S3 bucket. I've tried using a couple of GUI clients, but due to the large number of log files store in the bucket, they hang permanently. ...
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Calling SiteCatalyst Data Insertion API from IIS web server

I'm new to IIS. How do I configure IIS to invoke my code to process the access log information in real time? Is there a better solution than reading the log file as it's written? Apache, for instance, ...
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Malicious & nonbeneficial IP address blocks (subnets) for AdWords blocking

I'm looking for a list or lists of address blocks / subnets of potentially malicious or unfruitful / known botnets or Google scrapers. The purpose of this is to help to eliminate bot clicks / scrapes ...