This page allows you to view the system and other miscellaneous Logs. (See the beginning of this Section on how to use the Month, Day, << (Day before), >> (Day after) and controls). There are twelve or so different categories, selected via the Section dropdown list:
IPCop (default) -
general IPCop events like PPP profile saving and
PPP has gone up on
ppp0”) and disconnection
PPP has gone down on
ppp0”) of dialup modem links.
Cron - provides a record of activity of the fcron daemon.
DHCP server - shows a log of activity for the DHCP Server function within IPCop.
DNS - shows a log of activity for dnsmasq, the domain name service utility.
IPSec - is a record of activity of IPSec - a VPN software module used by IPCop.
Kernel - is a record of kernel activity in the IPCop server.
Login/Logout- provides a record of users who have locally logged in to, and out of the IPCop server. Logins via the SSH interface are logged in the SSH section.
NTP - shows a log of activity for the ntpd Server function.
OpenVPN - is a record of activity of OpenVPN - a VPN software module used by IPCop.
Proxy - shows a log of activity for squid, the web caching proxy used by IPCop.
RED - traffic sent over the interface that is providing the PPP interface for IPCop. This includes the data strings sent to, and received from, modems. This can be a very useful resource in troubleshooting “failure to connect” situations.
SSH - provides a record of users who have logged in to, and out of the IPCop server over a network via the SSH interface.
Traffic Accounting - shows a log of activity of the traffic monitoring daemons, if enabled.
Update transcript - is a log of the results of any updates applied to the IPCop software via the > window.