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arno-fwfilter - a filter script to make iptables firewall logs more readable for

ARNO_FWFILTER(1) ARNO_FWFILTER(1)

NAME

arno-fwfilter - a filter script to make iptables firewall logs more readable for humans

SYNOPSIS

arno-fwfilter [OPTIONS]

DESCRIPTION

arno-fwfilter is a pipe filter script to make the firewall-log better readable. Some usage examples are:
Static firewall log filtering:
arno-fwfilter < logfile
Realtime firewall logging on tty10:
tail --follow <logfile> | arno-fwfilter >/dev/tty10 &

OPTIONS

--help, -h
Print the available options.
--html-output, -o
Use basic HTML to format the output
--no-locations, -l
Disable to (try to) obtain the IP's geographical location. By default, http://www.hostip.info/ is visited to get this information.
--no-colors, -c
Disable the use of colors in the output.
--single-line, -s
Put all information about an event in a single line

SEE ALSO

iptables(8), arno-iptables-firewall(8)
The http://rocky.eld.leidenuniv.nl/ web site.

AUTHOR

arno-fwfilter was written by Arno van Amersfoort <arnova@rocky.eld.leidenuniv.nl>.
This manual page was written by Michael Hanke <michael.hanke@gmail.com>, for the Debian project (but may be used by others).
September 2005 Michael Hanke