[Samba] Re: Logging to MySQL

Quim Rovira quim.rovira at gmail.com
Mon Nov 20 12:40:44 GMT 2006

I've released a new version of the samba-logger script so it can
support multiple matching criteria as well as logging to different
mysql tables. Now it does all we need in our particular case, but any
feedback or suggestions are welcome.
You can find it at http://www.rovira.cat/gpl/samba-logger.tar.gz

Quim Rovira.

On 11/17/06, Quim Rovira <quim.rovira at gmail.com> wrote:
> I've written down a simple yet a bit obfuscated perl script to put
> samba logs on a MySQL database, inspired on a little howto i found
> some time ago googleing around.
> It works by reading logs from a fifo instead of parsing actual log
> files, but allows to create sparse files too. Log lines are then
> parsed by matching to a regexp to extract desired values then
> inserting the record on mysql.
> It should be pretty configurable, it can work as a daemon and is
> compatible with start-stop-daemon, but has not yet undergone much
> testing.
> You can get it at http://www.rovira.cat/gpl/samba-logger.pl
> Read the source code for docs.
> Any feedback is welcome.
> Quim Rovira

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