James Raftery said:
> On Thu, Jun 22, 2000 at 06:44:22PM +0100, Paul Jakma wrote:
> > anyone know of a good syslog analyser/parser. something that'd watch for
> > possible problems, etc.. do any kind of fancy stuff at all.
>> swatch: http://www.stanford.edu/~atkins/swatch/
The Perl distro also has a good one, but it may not be portable anymore;
it would be run from cron, grep out all the "normal" messages, and mail
you the "abnormal" ones. It was great (but only ran once a day so not
good for watching active, realtime logs).
I've reimplemented it BTW so if you fancy that, mail me...
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