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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
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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 261 weeks ago

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

Comment by CodSpirit 261 weeks ago

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

Comment by CodSpirit 261 weeks ago

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