0
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2answers
35 views

View realtime list of connections to Postfix

I am running Postfix on a linux box with a couple hundred local users with mailboxes. Is there a way to monitor all incoming connections (SMTP) to the Postfix service? I.e. a live stream of "IP ...
-1
votes
1answer
19 views

Alerting on threshold crossing?

We are using logstash + elasticsearch + Kibana to parse, store and view our logs respectively. Now, we want a notification/alert when a threshold for a particular log or threshold for a particular ...
0
votes
1answer
37 views

How to best monitor/log problems on eth0?

I have manually configured an email server - very simple config and I have done no fancy networking. I simply opened up only the relevant ports via iptables. Once every 10-15 days however, eth0 ...
0
votes
4answers
166 views

Monitoring important log files on multiple linux hosts?

I have a few servers running on AWS and have Nagios/Icinga doing the monitoring of all critical services. We're trying to figure out the best way to monitor all logs - system, DB, PHP, Apache, etc - ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

OpenTSDB Web interface showing nothing other than header and footer

NOTE: I moved the question from stackoverflow to serverfault as this question didn't attract attention. I have a temporary OpenTSDB and hbase hosted on a aws micro server. http://54.72.180.169:4242/ ...
2
votes
0answers
65 views

Syslog-ng not logging on debian

I have syslog-ng running but it does not seem to be logging to /var/log anymore. Looking at the logs it apparently used to awhile back: -rw------- 1 root root 0 Sep 8 00:55 messages ...
0
votes
1answer
57 views

In sensu, how to configure log level?

I've just installed sensu (with the debian "omnibus" package) and I couldn't find any way to change the log level. Is there any way to do it in both client and server?
2
votes
1answer
607 views

How to install auditd on CentOS?

How to install auditd on CentOS 6.4 x64 ? I want to Log all commands run by admins Log all commands run by admins on production servers Edit: I can't run aduditd service I did with this tut enter ...
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votes
1answer
64 views

Monitoring solution for external cheap-ass shared hosting [closed]

Some friends of mine started hosting their first startup's code on an extremely DB-constrained shared hosting with surprisingly good customer support; this means that on a given day, while their DB ...
1
vote
2answers
45 views

Is there a way to log all files that are created on a W2K8 server?

I've got a W2K8 server with some IIS apps that are creating a lot of files. I would like to monitor what files are created and how big they are. Is there a tool I could use to log all files that are ...
0
votes
1answer
32 views

Tomcat logs web interface

I have several production machines running Java servlets on Tomcat infrastructure. When I want to look at the logs, I have to remote access the machine with ssh, and manually grep the logs for ...
-2
votes
2answers
434 views

Real-time monitoring script for apache with only specific fields listed

I am real-time monitoring my website log, but would like to create a script that shows only the following in nice pretty columns. log being used: /var/log/httpd/access_log (default log file and ...
1
vote
1answer
140 views

mysql logging activity from specific user or ip

I have mysql server. The server is accessed by my application, and by external auditor (person using mysql workbench). The auditor has specific user and password and dedicated IP and it is granted ...
1
vote
3answers
178 views

Apache httpd server 'is it possible': Alert on specific condition in access/error log

I'm just wondering is it there some module which can detect certain event in access/error log and if it matches it, to send an email with information. example: I want to detect when someone makes ...
1
vote
3answers
364 views

What is the simplest way to monitor log files for (a) string/regex matches AND (b) lack of output?

On a single Linux server, there are often lots of independent (perhaps interlinked) services outputting numerous logs to files at known paths. Sometimes bad stuff happens and is written about, to the ...
1
vote
0answers
58 views

Cross-referencing charts (e.g. munin) with log files

Is there a charting package like Munin (or an addon for it) that will let me click on a graph period and then see all the logs on that box for that period? e.g. if I see a huge spike in disk I/O 12 ...
3
votes
1answer
159 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
323 views

Reduce munin logging level

Munin is quite verbose, and logs a bunch of things into munin-graph.log, munin-html.log, munin-limits.log and munin-update.log at each run of munin-cron. I already reduced munin-node logging level by ...
0
votes
1answer
294 views

Kernel Logging disabled?

uname -a Linux host 2.6.32-279.9.1.el6.i686 #1 SMP Tue Sep 25 20:26:47 UTC 2012 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux And start ups: ls /etc/init.d/ abrt-ccpp certmonger dovecot irqbalance ...
3
votes
2answers
325 views

Monitoring AWS Systems Behind ElasticBeanStalk

So I'm getting a company set up in the Amazon Cloud -- creating IAAS protocol/solutions/standardized implementation, etc while also being the SysAdmin for individual systems, app environments, and ...
2
votes
3answers
119 views

Search for a log pattern continuously

I am preparing a log watch dog but my concern is tailing always would blow up in some point. Thus, My concern is to monitor the log file always and if a pattern match occurs. Issue some commands on ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Zabbix Log Monitoring - Duplicate alerts

I am configured Zabbix to monitor my Jboss Server logs for Erros and exclude some know errors. This setup is working, Zabbix will send me alerts when there is a new "ERROR" entry in the log file, but ...
0
votes
1answer
114 views

Monitoring flow of information through WebSphere Process Server 7

We are currently building a system using WPS. One of the requirements is that the business wants to be able to see all the calls that have gone through WPS for a given social security number. One ...
0
votes
1answer
312 views

SiteScope + log file monitoring

I have SiteScope monitoring log files for specific text. When that text shows up, an alert is triggered and an email is sent out. However, the email is sent out twice and I cannot figure out why. ...
1
vote
1answer
72 views

log network connections before moving server?

We are upgrading an old database server but want to make sure we update code on all other servers connecting to it. I'm thinking of mirroring the network port and logging what IP addresses connect to ...
6
votes
6answers
3k views

how to write a script that only acts on new log entries

I feel like this should be a simple thing but I am having a hard time figuring it out. I am trying to write a script that will monitor one of the apache log files and take some specific action. But ...
0
votes
6answers
956 views

Log monitoring and alert utility

Actually we use ManageEngine's Application Manager to monitor some client servers that host Oracle Databases and some JBoss applications. Unfortunately App Manager doesn't work so fast as i wish so i ...
0
votes
4answers
533 views

Does Nagios offer a “event logging” dashboard, if not, what should I use to monitor events?

I am using Nagios to monitor that a certain number of servers and processes stay online. This works well and I'm happy with it. However, I would like a consolidated "event log" across the servers ...
3
votes
2answers
294 views

Nagios log check plugin that doesn't use diff

we are using check_log from the nagios-plugins to monitor logs, but the problem is that with big logfiles, even if we rotate logs hourly, the plugin causes significant spikes in memory and cpu usage. ...
2
votes
1answer
194 views

Monitoring Innodb Lock Monitoring output?

I've found plenty of tools that will monitor the output of SHOW PROCESSLIST and SHOW INNODB STATUS but haven't really found much that indicates it will log, digest and summarize (optionally enabled) ...
1
vote
6answers
1k views

Free Web Based Server Log Viewer/Monitor [closed]

I'm not much of a server guy, but do need to monitor logs for my web server. Preferabbly, PHP, Apache and MySQL error logs. Could you guys offer any advice for free web-based solutions for monitoring ...
0
votes
3answers
766 views

Is there a tool similar to pflogsumm (Postfix logs parser) for Dovecot?

For monitoring my Postfix install I'm using pflogsumm, which parses the Postfix's logs and generates a nice summary. I tried to find a similar tool for Dovecot, but couldn't. Is there such a thing? ...
1
vote
3answers
282 views

Ssh log monitor

Are there any tools to monitor ssh logs at /var/log/secure and report activity? I am looking for some tools that will proactively tell me about user actions and highlight malicious activity. I don’t ...
0
votes
2answers
67 views

How to trigger alert when a log contains a number of seconds greater than threshold?

I have a log file where an application logs the time it takes to complete several operations related with other subsystems. I want Nagios (or other) to be able to chart and monitor the times in that ...
2
votes
1answer
895 views

Getting per-ip traffic stats from PF

Is there a way to get per-ip traffic stats from PF on OpenBSD 4.9? pfctl can give me the total traffic (bytes) for a given label, and pfstats for a given interface, and pftop can give me a "live" view ...
0
votes
2answers
182 views

Measuring bandwidth per site

I need to measure the bandwidth of 4 specific sites. Is there a tool free available on the net that helps us achieve this?
14
votes
1answer
3k views

Get notification from supervisord when a job exits

Is there any way supervisord can automatically restart a failed/exited/terminated job and send me a notification email with a dump of the last x lines of log file?
0
votes
1answer
185 views

Monitoring and logging website traffic

I have website where i provide different services.When users log in i want to monitor all that they do and store them up in a log file of that particular user and send them an email weekly to the ...
0
votes
2answers
130 views

Smarter System Alerts

We have a pretty simple system setup, where I get text messages when there is a system problem. It's nothing fancy. I send an email to my phone number within my logging class for alert levels. It ...
1
vote
2answers
796 views

Best tools for “ssh tail -f” style log file monitoring and analysis

I'm looking for a tool to monitor custom PHP Error logs/Apache and possibly Java logs on remote development servers. I'm not looking for a full production log system like Splunk, but something that's ...
8
votes
4answers
4k views

View content of memcached

Are there any tools to explore what is currently cached inside a memcached pool? Not some much graphs, but the actual key/values currently stored.
1
vote
2answers
361 views

Show most requested URL in apache

Is there any way to show the most requested URL from apache over a timeframe, e.g. the most requested URL over the past 2 hours. Is this type of thing possible with mod_status or could I aggregate ...
1
vote
3answers
674 views

Free alternatives to Tivoli Enterprise Console

I'm looking for a free solution that allows operators to keep an eye on systems and applications. It should digest log files from different sources and allow for alerts to be triggered in certain ...
5
votes
6answers
4k views

Colour tail of Apache logs

Monitoring apache logs with tail –f tends gets very frustrating for the eyes after a while. Are there any tool/options to colorize the log outputs? Maybe signal FATAL with red, etc...
0
votes
3answers
856 views

Logging haproxy check results / problems

how can I enable logging of haproxy check results (or failures only)? I've seen some mailing list posts suggesting this is possible: Server LDAPSFarm/LDAPS1 is DOWN, reason: Socket error, check ...
1
vote
4answers
186 views

Wanted process monitor WITH logging to file (Win)

I was very surprised when to not find process monitor, which could be able to doing their work, and save some dumps with the specified periodicity. Does anyone know such like this?
3
votes
6answers
324 views

How to monitor your “entire” website?

I've perused through the forums here and was wondering what the best practice was in terms of monitoring the status of your "entire" website? (not just the homepage) In terms of priority, if your ...
0
votes
5answers
129 views

Website Use Monitoring for 3 People [closed]

I work in an IT startup with 2 partners, and I'm the programmer/IT guy -- in other words, the work horse. To make a long story short, I'm doing most of the work right now, while they spend all day on ...
5
votes
6answers
4k views

Monitor the shell activity of a user on your Unix system?

Trust, but verify. Let's say I want to hire someone a sysadmin, and give them root access to my Unix system. I want to disable X windows for them, only allow shell usage (through SSH, maybe), so that ...
2
votes
2answers
787 views

Windows Server Login Alert Tools

I am concerned that one of our servers is being abused for a few various reasons. Is there a tool that can send an email when ever a user logons onto the server? I would like to get an email with as ...