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When cron is completed How to get email notification and log in a file (both)

I am a Newbie to linux. I'm trying to figure out things. Can someone kindly help me how to combine these two commands? (1) Normally cron can results can be directed to a log file by editing crontab ...
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How to log mail client with Dovecot / Postfix

Does anyone know if it's possible to have Dovecot or Postfix output the mail client of a user? In Dovecot's variables list, I cannot find anything in that direction.
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Exim log shows delivery to local user first and then delivery to recipient

When I send an email (using the mail command via command line) from a user on my VPS to any other address, I have noticed that exim logs a delivery to the user that is sending the email first, and ...
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Rsyslog : copy with changing the facility

I have saslauthd with save the logs in LOG_AUTH in our rsyslogd server. It can't be changed without recompiling, and I don't want to do that. I would like to see all the LOG_AUTH in LOG_MAIL, because ...
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How to find emails sent,deferred, bounced with logs on exim mail server?

I am new to exim mail server. Now i need to findout the number of sent, deferred , bounced emails through logs. Since in postfix I will do things through grepping. Is there any way to find in exim ...
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Monitoring E-Mail Alerts Scalably

Anyone know of a way to monitor e-mail alerts scalably? For many of my on site services I have them e-mail me on success (and failure) of critical tasks. The reason I have it e-mail on success, is ...
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smtp(s) proxy to monitor outgoing spam

I am looking for a smtp proxy to install on our gateway which should monitor outgoing smtp traffic to identify the source of recently occuring spam attacks from our network. It would be enough if ...
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How to setup a mail proxy which logs all emails to a database?

I'd like to setup a POP/SMTP proxy which logs all emails to a database. Nginx does support POP3 and SMTP but I didn't find any possibility to log the mails to a database. Unfortunately the existing ...
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347 views

Configuration to send postfix mail logs to a database

I have a CentOS 5.5 64 bit mail server using Postfix as the MTA. I want to create a database of content and the time of mails sent and received from this mail server. Can anyone tell me how to do ...
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Display specific word in file. To be used as varible, grep for email in log

I'm looking to display just the email address in the /var/log/secure file. The email goes into a variable, so just grepping for lines won't work. I know how to string together sed commands, but is ...
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223 views

Windows Server 2008 R2 - Daily traffic log auto-email

I'm running RRAS, DHCP, and DNS servers on my Windows Server 2008 box, and it's current purpose is being a NAT firewall and router. I would like to be able to have the server email me a log, daily, ...
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Mails from specific mailaddress cannot be delivered through mailing list(mailman)

I got some troubles. Mailing lists of mailman cannot receive mails from only my mail-address. I stated trouble details in the following. The server have mailman software. Any lists created on the ...
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Logging outgoing mails in debian? How, where?

I need to see if a php application has sent a bulk mailing. Would these messages be logged? How could I tell whether logging is enabled / how would I set it up The VPS is running debian. Any help ...
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New log entry -> mail notification

I am looking for a script ( bash / perl / python ) which uppon calling by cron every 5 seconds it will check if new lines were added to my specific log files. If there are any new lines, the script ...
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Understanding Zabbix Triggers

I have zabbix set with an item to monitor a log file on a zabbix client: log["/var/log/program_name/client.log","ERROR:","UTF-8",100] And a trigger to determine when that log file get's more ...
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exim4 show delivered messages

is there a command within exim4 (4.70-4.71) package (ubuntu) to display the message-id (exim's message-id) of delivered messages? (shows as Completed in /var/log/exim4/mainlog) ? there is a exim4 ...
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How can I check the emails that EC2 has blocked me from sending?

I just got a notification that I'm not allowed to send any more emails from my EC2 instance. Which is a bit perplexing since I wasn't aware that I was sending any. Is there some way for me to have a ...
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Send Log File Changes Via Email

I'm running Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition and need to send text log file updates to an email address. E.g. IIS logs, and other plain text files. It would be good if these could be filtered ...
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Removal of old mail logs in ubuntu - rm or not?

I have a ubuntu server which handles mail via postfix. The server has recently been caned by spam emails and the mail logs are really large as a consequence. The logs are stored with timestamps and I ...
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How can I get nullmailer to log more information?

nullmailer logs when a message is sent out, but includes no information like the to-addresses, subject lines, which machine it's sending to, etc.. I can't find any documentation about how to change ...
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1answer
236 views

Is it possible to filter exim_mainlog for emails that had attachments?

Is it possible to filter (grep) exim_mainlog for emails that had attachments? I'm looking through a really long log for an email of which I don't have any information about other than the sender and ...
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1answer
183 views

Is there an incoming any kind of mail log for Google Apps?

About 3 months ago we switched to Google Apps from a terrible webmail application provided by our web host. We have since been told by a customer that he sent a cancellation email that we never ...
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Postfix custom log

Is there any way to customize postfix logging? I'm trying to get some reports out of it and I find it almost impossible to parse on it's default. Probably a XML like logging would be perfect. Thanks. ...
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How can i send /var/mail/root again?

Through some missconfiguration i've a lot of emails in /var/mail/root and /var/mail/www-data How can i "loop" over these files and send each mail another time? Thanks in advance!
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How to calculate sendmail throughput

Does anyone have a script that can output the number of mails sent in the last hour, i.e. sendmail outgoing throughput. It should be possible to determine by analysing the mail log (/var/log/maillog)? ...