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Processing Linux Logs with Simple Tools

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You can do a lot with standard Unix tools...
Not to worry, for there are many ways to implement data reduction, which is what log parsing is all about. You want to slice and dice your logs to present only the data you're interested in viewing. Unless you wish to devote your entire life to manually analyzing log files. Even if you only pay attention to logfiles when you're debugging a problem, having some tools to weed out the noise is helpful...
 read more | score:6760 | -Ray, September 23, 2004
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