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I would like to monitor the requests or incoming jobs (for example, if they transfer files or submit requests) to the file server by many workstations in the company. I would like to track their IP Adress and see from where each request or job was submitted. This is part of a monitor system that I am creating with python. Thanks!

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what do you mean by "submit requests"? – tony roth Jul 13 '12 at 16:37
For example if a user downloads a file or uploads a file to the file server. – USeer Jul 13 '12 at 16:50

minimally you'll need to turn on file auditing on the server, then you'll need to parse the security log for details.

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