Netwatching Program

Geza Makay makayg at
Sat Sep 20 12:13:03 GMT 1997

>Here's a start...
>c:\windows\netstat.exe|c:\windows\command\ "nbsession">>c:\smb.log
>On Sat, 20 Sep 1997, George Gallen wrote:
>> Does anybody know of any programs, ftp/http sites, that has a netwatch
>> program for PC's which will record history of share use?
>> I would like to keep a log of who attaches to my PC shares via SAMBA
>> from the Unix side.
>> Netwatch.exe which comes with W95, is clunky, slow to update and does
>> not save the information to any kind of history file.

I do not know much about Win95, but even Windows for WorkGroups has a
logging built in. In WfWG it is in Control Panel/Network/Event Log. I think
MS should have kept this feature in Win95 too (although if they did not, I
would not be too surprised).

I hope this helps,


*           Name: Geza Makay                                            *
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