logsurfer - Powerful tool to observe logfiles

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 15.0
Repository Security all
Package name logsurfer
Package version 1.8
Package release lp150.7.1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 100.23 KB
Download size 57.47 KB
Official Mirror ftp.gwdg.de
This program makes it possible to observe logfiles and to react on
special events, that can be defined by regular expressions, with a
defined action, e.g. to send a mail.


Package Version Architecture Repository
logsurfer - - -


Name Value
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.14)(64bit) -


Name Value
config(logsurfer) = 1.8-lp150.7.1
logsurf -
logsurfer = 1.8-lp150.7.1
logsurfer(x86-64) = 1.8-lp150.7.1
logsurfer+ = 1.8


Name Value
logsurfer+ < 1.8


Type URL
Binary Package logsurfer-1.8-lp150.7.1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package logsurfer-1.8-lp150.7.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the Security repository:
    # zypper addrepo http://ftp.gwdg.de/pub/opensuse/repositories/security/openSUSE_Leap_15.0/ security
  2. Install logsurfer rpm package:
    # zypper install logsurfer




2001-05-17 - cihlar@suse.cz
- fixed cast warnings on ia64
2001-03-07 - cihlar@suse.cz
- update to version 1.5a
2000-11-08 - cihlar@suse.cz
- renamed to long name
- bzipped sources
- clean up spec file
2012-09-10 - Greg.Freemyer@gmail.com
- change names of patches per opensuse guidelines
2012-09-05 - Greg.Freemyer@gmail.com
- run spec-cleaner
- add SLES support back in
2012-08-22 - Greg.Freemyer@gmail.com
- logsurfer-double-free-fix.diff - dropped patch - now in upstream
- upgrade to v1.8
Now just Logsurfer, not Logsurfer+ any more
A bug fix and a couple of extra command-line options:
- D command line option for daemon mode. Warning: closes stdin, stdout, & stderr, therefore no error messages
- F command line option to auto re-open log file
2011-10-17 - draht@suse.de
- logsurfer-double-free-fix.diff: fix for a double free
vulnerability in sec/exec.c
2010-02-26 - draht@suse.de
- rigorous cleanup of BuildRequires:
2010-02-26 - draht@suse.de
- logsurfer+-1.7.
2002-10-10 - draht@suse.de
- logsurfer-ob1-heap_plus_initialization.diff solves an off by one
overflow and a bug caused by uninitialized memory (security).

See Also

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luksipc-0.04-lp150.2.1.x86_64.rpm LUKS In-Place Conversion Tool
lynis-2.7.0-lp150.62.1.noarch.rpm Security and System auditing tool
makepasswd-0.5.1-lp150.3.1.x86_64.rpm Password Generator
masscan-20171124-lp150.1.29.x86_64.rpm Asynchronous port scanner
microfw-2.0-lp150.17.1.noarch.rpm Tiny and simple firewall
mnkPasswordKeeper-1.1.1a-lp150.1.1.x86_64.rpm Simple Password Manager
monitoring-plugins-fail2ban- Check fail2ban server and how many IPs are currently banned
ndpmon-2.1.0-lp150.1.1.x86_64.rpm IPv6 Neighbor Discovery Protocol Monitor
nikto-2.1.6-lp150.2.1.noarch.rpm Web server scanner
nitrokey-app-1.3.1-lp150.1.1.x86_64.rpm Nitrokey's Application
nkmkpasswd-0.0.2-lp150.2.1.noarch.rpm Create Passwords with various Levels of Strength
nsjail-2.7-lp150.1.1.x86_64.rpm A light-weight process isolation tool
nwipe-0.22-lp150.1.2.x86_64.rpm Standalone secure disk eraser