Filter IP's in apache access logs based on use

cat /var/log/apache2/access_logs | cut -d ' ' -f 1 | uniq -c | sort -n
Show's per IP of how many requests they did to the Apache webserver

By: basvdburg
2013-09-02 13:04:47

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You won't have a list of unique ips with this. You need another ``sort`` before piping to ``uniq``, because it collates only those lines that identical and next to each other. So if you have "z z z y z", you'll get "z y z", not "z y". So a better version of your code could be like this: cat /var/log/apache2/access_logs | cut -d' ' -f1 | sort | uniq -c | sort -n
while0pass · 466 weeks and 3 days ago

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Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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