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Old 10-25-2003, 03:03 PM   #1
Registered: Oct 2002
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Distribution: Fedora 4
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getting proftp to log


i need to get ProFTP to log everythink to a log file how can i do this?

at the moment its logging to a system file

i want to log 2 any log file, my own woud be best instead of messages or secure. i want to see eveyrhtink file transfers the lot
as i am having problems with someone downloaing of it as it seems to be cutting them off,

and i need ot find out the error message as right now i just have

Oct 25 21:01:25 dual proftpd[350]: ([]) - FTP session opened.
Oct 25 21:01:26 dual proftpd[350]: ([]) - PAM(z3r0): Authentication failure.
Oct 25 21:01:27 dual proftpd[350]: ([]) - FTP session closed.

I know i have the PAM fail but user still get in and pam is not inforaced on proftp

many thanks
Old 10-25-2003, 04:53 PM   #2
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i got it now

just for any one else who serch and finds this post just added this to my server config file

SystemLog /var/log/proftpd.log
TransferLog /var/log/xferlog
ExtendedLog /var/log/ftp.log


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