DESCRIPTIONThis manual page documents briefly the sarg-reports command.
sarg-reports is a script written to automate the SARG (a powerful squid log analyzer) reports and log management. Sarg it self, provide to end user a generic interface to create reports based on squid access log (begin of log to current date). sarg-reports is useful because it allow you to easly create and manage Daily, Weekly and Monthly reports.
OPTIONSA summary of options is included below.
Create Manual report
- Create Today report
- Create Daily report
- Create Weely report
- Create Monthly report
CRONTABIf you want the reports can be generated automatically insert the following lines (the today report creation time depend mostly of your sarg server load average, tune it):
00 08-18/1 * * * sarg-reports today
00 00 * * * sarg-reports daily
00 01 * * 1 sarg-reports weekly
30 02 1 * * sarg-reports monthly
REMEMBER: if you use logrotate, configure it to rotate the logs within MONTHLY basis, AFTER sarg-reports created the monthly html report.
VARIABLESCheck before using the sarg-reports that the following variables are set to file /etc/sarg/sarg-reports.conf
The sarg executable location
The sarg main configuration file location
Location where will be saved the reports
The title of main index page
Image logo to view in main index page
HTTP web page link of logo
Word 'daily' translation, translate it to your language
Word 'weekly' translation, translate it to your language
Word 'monthly' translation, translate it to your language
Exclude text from cron emails (normally, sarg, during cron activity, if it don't find any valid records,
It will output an error message (usually on 'today' reports). I don't want to be warned by email about this, so, i wrote the 'text' that will be never logged. This is useful to receive email of real problems only.