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icmplog - ICMP packet logger.
icmplog [-f, --file filename ] [-n, --no-resolve] [-v, --version]
icmplog , a ICMP packet logger, is a part of the jail (just another ip
icmplog is a small (daemon) process which logs all ICMP packets to the
local host. The syslog level at which a given packet is logged is
configurable depending on the ICMP type of the message. Packets from
specific hosts can be ignored, and a default log level can be
icmplog can be useful in detecting attempted denials of service, and
monitoring network traffic, especially when used in conjunction with
The configuration is explained in the icmplog.conf(5) manual page.
-f, --file [ filename ]
Use filename as the configuration file instead of the default
Do not resolve IP addresses to hostnames.
Display icmplog(8) version.
icmplog.conf(5), tcplog(8), tcplog.conf(5), syslogd(8)
jail is distributed under the Artistic License.
Abhijit Menon-Sen <email@example.com>
$Id: icmplog.8,v 1.7 2001/02/19 10:06:17 ams Exp $