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zcat error.log.gz | sed 's^\[.*\]^^g' | sed 's^\, referer: [^\n]*^^g' | sort | uniq -c | sort -n
2014-09-24 05:26:24
User: zanhsieh
Functions: sed sort uniq zcat
Tags: sort sed uniq zcat

credit shall fall to this for non-gzipped version:


zcat /usr/share/man/man1/man.1.gz | nroff -man | less
2011-09-07 01:13:57
User: atoponce
Functions: zcat
Tags: man less zcat nroff

As odd as this may be, I know of servers where the man(1) command is not installed, and there is not enough room on / to install it. However, zcat(1), nroff(1) and less(1) are. This is a way to read those documents without the proper tool to do so, as sad as this may seem. :)

zcat -f $(ls -tr access.log*)
2010-10-30 22:54:54
User: dooblem
Functions: ls zcat
Tags: logs zcat

with zcat force option it's even simpler.

zgrep -h "" `ls -tr access.log*`
2010-06-19 09:44:05
User: dooblem
Functions: zgrep

I use zgrep because it also parses non gzip files.

With ls -tr, we parse logs in time order.

Greping the empty string just concatenates all logs, but you can also grep an IP, an URL...

zcat database.sql.gz | mysql -uroot -p'passwd' database
2010-03-23 12:41:57
User: rubenmoran
Functions: zcat
Tags: mysql gzip zcat

This way you keep the file compressed saving disk space.

Other way less optimal using named pipes:

mysql -uroot -p'passwd' database <

zcat access_log.*.gz | awk '{print $7}' | sort | uniq -c | sort -n | tail -n 20