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Old 07-25-2008, 02:36 PM   #1
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Log explanation


I have a Proxy Server (Ezproxy) running on a Fedora 8 Linux mahcine and I need to create a logformat config statement in Analog (A Webstat analyzer).

One of the ezproxy logs looks like this:
Code:
proxy 205.188.116.15 - gNDs4AexHJMk3B9 [15/Jul/2008:21:04:33 -0600] "GET http://proxy-ob.dupagels.lib.il.us:18457/login?url=http://infoweb.newsbank.com?db=CTRB HTTP/1.1" 200 0
What confuses me is the timstamp that I have highlighted in bold red "-0600". I've looked all through the docs to syslog and ezproxy, but they don't explain this number. Does it have anything to do with permissions on the log file?

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Old 07-25-2008, 03:06 PM   #2
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I don't know ezProxy at all but I guess it could be a time-zone
offset. How many hours are you away from UTC? Somewhere on
the US east-coast, or close enough to it?

And it wouldn't make any sense to write the perms into a
logfile ;}

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Old 07-25-2008, 03:26 PM   #3
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a time-zone
That was my first thought. It looks like a time in UTC, plus an offset from UTC (or GMT?) for your local time.

It would be a very odd permission (in octal) so I can't believe it would be that.
 
  


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