[Samba] human understandable log format?

ion coting ioncoting at gmail.com
Wed May 25 07:45:52 MDT 2011

Anyone... help!?

On Thu, May 19, 2011 at 4:19 PM, ion coting <ioncoting at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> I would like to look at a logfile containing simple summary lines like
> this:
> timestamp - client ip - user - action (eg. login, connect to a share) -
> result (ok, password wrong, permission denied, io error, etc)
> I find log.smb and log.nmb very complicated and smbaudit too; also i would
> like to have all this information in a single log gile.
> How can I achieve this? Is there any native samba combination of options in
> smb.conf that can result in achieving this type of log? Can (and how?) I
> configure samba in such a way that some external tools can parse and extract
> this information from logfiles?
> thank you

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