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I have Privacy: Record activity ON but how to view log and all the stuff? [duplicate]

Where can I find the recorded data and screen snaps and etc things ? I had tried to find them within : ~/.local/share/zeitgeist directory but there are the following files available and i don't ...
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Minecraft Bukkit server spams logfile - Ubuntu 12.04

I have a virtual server (Ubuntu 12.04) and a serious problem with Minecraft/Bukkit. I've installed a fresh bukkit 1.6.4 on my virtual server and made some upstart script for it. Here is the ...
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How can I identify the program that has written information to a log file?

I recently got a message that something had failed to sudo on my Ubuntu laptop. At the time, I don't believe I was running anything that would need sudo. The messages that appeared in ...
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how to keep more than 2 log files?

In search of occasional boot problems, I would like to keep in the log files more than 2 ones that are kept now. For example, in /var/log, I have Xorg.0.log and Xorg.0.log.old that are created by two ...
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Open lastlog file from outside

Currently we took a backup of the lastlog file from Server1 and took it to Server2, however, we cant open it since the lastlog command opens only the lastlog of the server we are currently in, but not ...
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Not getting any logs written to auth.log, kern.log, syslog or any other log files

I am not getting any logs in auth.log, kern.log, syslog or any other log files on my 12.04 ubuntu server. There is also no rsyslog.conf if it should be there by default. How can I debug this & ...
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How to write log before instalation

My computer crashes while trying to load kernel from LiveCD with message "unable to handle kernel paging request". I'd like to reproduce error output somewhere on forum to get some ideas on where to ...
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Ubuntu corrupted log files

It seems that all my log folders located in /var/log are turning into files. For example, if I try to tail /var/log/apache2.log it will say "no such file or directory" I can see it in the file ...
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Old entries in dpkg.log after Ubuntu re-installtion

I recently re-installed Ubuntu 12.04. Today I took a look at the System File Viewer and saw entries in dpkg.log from 2012. Was the system uninstalled incompletely?
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Log location for failed Webmin login attempts?

When logging into Webmin from my remote laptop browser I entered my password into the "User" text box by accident. In the past, if I ever enter a password in cleartext anywhere, I create a new ...
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Eclipse does not start

I am new to Ubuntu (12.04 LTS). I installed Eclipse a few days ago, today I installed the Android Plugin, now I can not start eclipse anymore. I get an errormessage refrerring to the log data. I tried ...
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Getting log file of system ON & OFF history

How i can get the log-file of Ubuntu 12 Shutdown, Restart and Start history , I tried with "last UserNanme" in terminal but not getting the data i want, Please help me to find the log file .Thanks in ...
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failed to start apache2 gracefully

Here is a new installation of apache2 on a Ubuntu 12.04 machine (home user) I am trying to start the service apache2 after creating a file in sites-available directory and enabling the website I am ...
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How can I read NotifyOSD messages after they are displayed?

I'd like to read a list of messages displayed by notify-osd from time to time. I'm using 12.04 still, if it matters. Is this possible? These two questions from 2010 indicate that a log file should ...
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/var/log/cups keeps increasing while the cups service is stopped

I want to stop CUPS service on my 12.04 ubuntu: sudo service cups stop it's stopped. I check it's status by : chkconfig it's off but /var/log/cups size is still increasing by a large amount ...
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Log files (CUPS) grow so fast!

the past few days I faced a strange issue with my computer. I discussed it here: Server logs are filling my hard disk, how do I fix this? Shortly, log files (in cups folder) grow so fast! I did solve ...
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Redirect network logs from syslog to another file

I keep logging way to much info (not needed, for now) in my syslog, and not daily or hourly... but instant. If I want to watch for something in my syslog I just can't because the network log keeps ...
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Can't install graphic drivers in 12.04

The driver is ATI/AMD proprietary FGLRX graphics driver. After clicking Activate, it asks for my password and starts downloading. Then it shows an error message: 2012-10-03 16:16:04,227 DEBUG: ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 gets stuck on the loading screen [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Ubuntu hangs at purple screen My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it? If I press Esc during the loading, the following is generated: ...
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Logging every time a command is run

I want to log every time I run a certain type of command in the terminal. For example, every time I run: sudo apt-get install [something] I want to add [something] to a log file in my home ...
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Squid logs retention

I have Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS installed. Squid keeps only last 3 days logs. Does anybody know how to increase this duration? I use cron to rotate them on daily basis.
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Why I'm getting this [UFW BLOCK] in my syslogs?

I wonder why I get this error on my syslogs: [7732763.396193] [UFW BLOCK] IN=eth0 OUT= MAC=02:8b:1a:75:d5:7b:02:8b:1a:40:00:03:08:00 SRC=x.x.x.x DST=x.x.x.x LEN=40 TOS=0x00 PREC=0x00 TTL=64 ID=53703 ...
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Are there a way to find an attempt in deletion of log?

I'm using auditd tool for log management. I wonder is it possible to find an attempt in deletion of log using auditd. And also a way to find wrong password attempt?
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error log for papercut crash

it looks like papercut is causing some problems after an upgrade: Where is this log located?
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Confusion with system clock change in messages?

In the messages log I can see that my system clock was changed. This was recorded in the log happening at 4pm and the change was to move the system clock to 3.58pm. However, in the next lines of the ...
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logkeys not working in 12.04

After installing logkeys from synaptic, it does not work, hangs when trying to start, even the output file is not created. Compiling solves this particular problem, but the now the output file is ...