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tcplog - TCP packet logger.
tcplog [-f, --file filename ] [-n, --no-resolve] [-v, --version]
tcplog , a TCP packet logger, is a part of the jail (just another ip
tcplog is a small (daemon) process which logs all TCP connection
requests to the local host. The syslog level at which a given packet is
logged is configurable depending on the destination port. Packets from
specific hosts can be ignored, and a default log level can be
tcplog 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 tcplog.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 tcplog(8) version.
tcplog.conf(5), icmplog(8), icmplog.conf(5), syslogd(8)
jail is distributed under the Artistic License.
Abhijit Menon-Sen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
$Id: tcplog.8,v 1.7 2001/02/19 10:06:17 ams Exp $