from small one page howto to huge articles all in one place
 

search text in:





Poll
Which linux distribution do you use?







poll results

Last additions:
using iotop to find disk usage hogs

using iotop to find disk usage hogs

words:

887

views:

101505

userrating:

average rating: 1.7 (84 votes) (1=very good 6=terrible)


May 25th. 2007:
Words

486

Views

216495

why adblockers are bad


Workaround and fixes for the current Core Dump Handling vulnerability affected kernels

Workaround and fixes for the current Core Dump Handling vulnerability affected kernels

words:

161

views:

97333

userrating:

average rating: 1.3 (28 votes) (1=very good 6=terrible)


April, 26th. 2006:

Druckversion
You are here: manpages





XFERLOG

Section: File Formats (5)
Index Return to Main Contents
 

NAME

xferlog - ProFTPD server logfile  

DESCRIPTION

The xferlog file contains logging information from the FTP server daemon, proftpd(8). This file usually is found in /var/log but can be located anywhere by using a proftpd(8) configuration directive. Each server entry is composed of a single line of the following form, with all fields being separated by spaces.

current-time   transfer-time   remote-host   file-size   filename   transfer-type   special-action-flag   direction   access-mode   username   service-name   authentication-method   authenticated-user-id  completion-status

current-time
is the current local time in the form "DDD MMM dd hh:mm:ss YYYY". Where DDD is the day of the week, MMM is the month, dd is the day of the month, hh is the hour, mm is the minutes, ss is the seconds, and YYYY is the year.
transfer-time
is the total time in seconds for the transfer.
remote-host
is the remote host name.
file-size
is the size of the transferred file in bytes.
filename
is the name of the transferred file. If the filename contains any spaces or control characters, each such character is replaced by an underscore ('_') character.
transfer-type
is a single character indicating the type of transfer. Can be one of:
a
for an ascii transfer
b
for a binary transfer
special-action-flag
is one or more single character flags indicating any special action taken. Can be one or more of:
C
file was compressed
U
file was uncompressed
T
file was tar'ed
_
no action was taken
direction
is the direction of the transfer. Can be one of:
o
outgoing
i
incoming
d
deleted
access-mode
is the method by which the user is logged in. Can be one of:
a
(anonymous) is for an anonymous guest user.
r
(real) is for a local authenticated user.
username
is the local username, or if guest, the ID string given.
service-name
is the name of the service being invoked, usually FTP.
authentication-method
is the method of authentication used. Can be one of:
0
none
1
RFC931 Authentication
authenticated-user-id
is the user id returned by the authentication method. A * is used if an authenticated user id is not available.
completion-status
is a single character indicating the status of the transfer. Can be one of:
c
complete transfer
i
incomplete transfer
 

FILES

/var/log/xferlog

 

AUTHORS

ProFTPD is written and maintained by a number of people, full credits can be found on http://www.proftpd.org/credits.html  

SEE ALSO

proftpd(8)

Full documentation on ProFTPD, including configuration and FAQs, is available at http://www.proftpd.org/

For help/support, try the ProFTPD mailing lists, detailed on http://www.proftpd.org/lists.html

Report bugs at http://bugs.proftpd.org/


 

Index

NAME
DESCRIPTION
FILES
AUTHORS
SEE ALSO


Please read "Why adblockers are bad".



Other free services
toURL.org
Shorten long
URLs to short
links like
http://tourl.org/2
tourl.org
.
Reverse DNS lookup
Find out which hostname(s)
resolve to a
given IP or other hostnames for the server
www.reversednslookup.org
rdf newsfeed | rss newsfeed | Atom newsfeed
- Powered by LeopardCMS - Running on Gentoo -
Copyright 2004-2017 Sascha Nitsch Unternehmensberatung UG(haftungsbeschränkt)
Valid XHTML1.1 : Valid CSS : buttonmaker
- Level Triple-A Conformance to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0 -
- Copyright and legal notices -
Time to create this page: 3.4 ms