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New log notifier and parser

DULog is a new log notifier and parser that periodically tails system logs, parses the output to present it in an easily readable format (parsing modules currently exist only for GNU/Linux), and mails a final report to the administrator. It can run daily or hourly. Epylog is written specifically for large clusters where many systems (50+) log to a single loghost using syslog or syslog-ng. It can be used on standalone systems, but other packages (ie logwatch) are probably more suitable for such purposes. This project was formerly known as 'DUlog.'



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Janet Casey

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19 November 2002

Leaders and contributors

Konstantin Riabitsev Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug Tracking,SupportE-mailmailto:epylog@lists.dulug.duke.edu
Bug TrackingVCS Repository Webviewhttp://devel.linux.duke.edu/bugzilla/enter_bug.cgi?product=Epylog
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/epylog
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://devel.linux.duke.edu/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/epylog/?cvsroot=epylog

Software prerequisites

Required to usePyXML
Required to usePython 2.2 or later


"Debian (Ref)" is not in the list (General, Help, Bug Tracking, Support, Developer) of allowed values for the "Resource audience" property.

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