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RE: Filtering IP's from ftp.log



I think that are might be some answers on the proftpd site.

also have you had a look at /var/log/secure or /var/log/messages? that will
probably
give you a users and their ip addresses logging on 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Paul Nielson [mailto:pnielson interchange ubc ca]
> Sent: Wednesday, 24 May 2000 15:16
> To: redhat-install-list redhat com
> Subject: Filtering IP's from ftp.log
> 
> 
> Hi folks,
> 
> I was hoping somebody could help me here.  I'm running an ftp server
> (proftpd) and I'm trying to limit the number of times an IP can login
> under a given l/p to one.  The way I'm trying to do this is to look
> through /var/log/ftp.log and find the IP's that have logged 
> in using the
> 
> username "one".  I've tried using less and grep to return the 
> IP, but I
> can only get it to return the whole line that contains the IP.  I have
> kinda looked into using sed, but I don't know much about 
> script writing.
> 
>  So here is exactly what I'm trying to accomplish (any help would be
> much appreciated).  Somehow I'd like to get the IP's (from 
> the log) that
> 
> have logged in under the name "one" and place those IP's in my
> proftpd.conf in a certain spot.  I don't have the skills to 
> do this, but
> 
> I'm thinking maybe use less and grep to return the whole 
> line, then use
> a sed script to extract the IP and put it in proftpd.conf.  
> Make sense?
> 
> This is the output I get from less ftp.log | grep one
> 
> May 23 17:25:26 CR879194-B proftpd[1681] CR879194-B (domain[IP]): Anon
> one: Login Successful.
> 
> Any help you could give me would be much appreciated.
> 
> Paul Nielson
> pnielson interchange ubc ca
> 
> 
> 
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