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Search for specific IPs taken form a text file within the apache access log

Terminal - Search for specific IPs taken form a text file within the apache access log
grep -E ":(`cat bnd-ips.txt | sed 's/\./\\./g' | tr '\n' '|'`)" access.log
2009-07-30 12:54:55
User: Cowboy
Functions: grep
0
Search for specific IPs taken form a text file within the apache access log

bnd-ips.txt is a list of IP adresses that is concenated for use as regular expression. Yes, this is still very speedy ;=)

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NOWAI bnd-ips.txt

Comment by wishi 303 weeks and 1 day ago

The dot (.) may cause some unwanted results, especially if you have file or path names with many numbers.

Comment by CodSpirit 303 weeks and 1 day ago

Didn't notice you escaped it. Forgot my comment ...

Comment by CodSpirit 303 weeks and 1 day ago

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