[hobbit] Client log parsing (suggestion)

Buchan Milne bgmilne at staff.telkomsa.net
Mon Jan 23 15:12:11 CET 2006

On Thursday 19 January 2006 20:23, Aiello, Steve (Corporate, consultant) 
> I was thinking the same thing about using the config parameter of the
> hobbit/bigbrother protocol. Only difference in what I was thinking was
> one large global file i.e. in the format of the bb-msgstab. Running only
> every hour is too long for me. Would need some type of tool to check the
> log(s) with only updated info from the last time the log(s) were
> checked.

Here is my implementation which pulls the bb-msgstab from the hobbit server on 
every run.

On hosts running the hobbit client, you can just run it from clientlaunch.cfg.

Now i just need to get rid of the "The client did not report any logfile data" 
message ...

Comments welcome.


Buchan Milne
ISP Systems Specialist
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