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LOGCONV.PL(1) General Commands Manual LOGCONV.PL(1)

NAME - analyzes Directory Server access log files

SYNOPSIS [-h] [-d <rootDN>] [-s <size limit>] [-v] [-V] [-S <start time>] [-E <end time>] [-T <min etime>] [-efcibaltnxgjuU] [ access log ... ... ]


Analyzes Directory Server access log files for specific information defined on the command line


A summary of options is included below:

DEFAULT -> cn=directory manager
DEFAULT -> /tmp
TIP -> If there is enough RAM, a RAM disk can be used instead:

mkdir /dev/shm/logconv, and use this directory for the "-D" value.

E.g. Load balancers
Print version of the tool
Time to begin analyzing logfile from E.g. [28/Mar/2002:13:14:22 -0800]
Time to stop analyzing logfile from E.g. [28/Mar/2002:13:24:62 -0800]
The minimum etime that is required to record and report on an unindexed search. Default is zero.
This option creates a CSV report for spreadsheets.
This option creates a CSV report for spreadsheets.
This generates a report based on either ALL bind dn's, anonymous binds, or a specific DN.
Verbose output

e Error Code stats
f Failed Login Stats
c Connection Code Stats
i Client Stats
b Bind Stats
a Search Base Stats
l Search Filter Stats
t Etime Stats
n Nentries Stats
x Extended Operations
r Most Requested Attribute Stats
g Abandoned Operation Stats
j Recommendations
u Unindexed Search Stats (very detailed)
y Connection Latency Stats
p Open Connection ID Stats
U Unindexed Search Summary


Examples: -s 10 -V access -d "cn=directory manager" /var/log/dirsrv/slapd-host/access* -s 50 -ibgju access* -S "[28/Mar/2002:13:14:22 -0800]" -E "[28/Mar/2002:13:50:05 -0800]" -e access

AUTHOR was written by the 389 Project.


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Copyright © 2001 Sun Microsystems, Inc. Used by permission.
Copyright © 2017 Red Hat, Inc.
This manual page was written by Michele Baldessari <>, for the Debian project (but may be used by others).
This is free software. You may redistribute copies of it under the terms of the Directory Server license found in the LICENSE file of this software distribution. This license is essentially the GNU General Public License version 2 with an exception for plug-in distribution.

March 31, 2017