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xferlog(4)			 File Formats			    xferlog(4)

NAME
       xferlog - FTP Server transfer log file

SYNOPSIS
       /var/log/xferlog

DESCRIPTION
       The  xferlog  file  contains  transfer logging information from the FTP
       Server, in.ftpd(1M). You	can use	the logfile capability to  change  the
       location	of the log file. See ftpaccess(4).

       Each  server  entry is composed of a single line	of the following form.
       All fields are separated	by spaces.

       current-time  transfer-time    remote-host  file-size  filename
       transfer-type  special-action-flag  direction access-mode  username
       service-name  authentication-method  authenticated-user-id completion-status

       The fields are defined as follows:

	      current-time
		    The	current	local time in the form	DDD  MMM  dd  hh:mm:ss
		    YYYY, where:

		    DDD	  Is the day of	the week

		    MMM	  Is the  month

		    dd	  Is the day of	the month

		    hh	  Is the  hour

		    mm	  Is  the  minutes

		    ss	  Is  the  seconds

		    YYYY  Is  the  year

	      transfer-time
		    The	total time in  seconds for the transfer

	      remote-host
		    The	remote host name

	      file-size
		    The	number of bytes	transferred

	      filename
		    The	name of	the transferred	file

	      transfer-type
		    A single character indicating the type of transfer:

		    a	  Indicates an ascii transfer

		    b	  Indicates a binary transfer

	      special-action-flag
		    One	 or more single	character flags	that indicate any spe-
		    cial action	taken. The special-action-flag can have	one of
		    more of the	following values:

		    C	  File was compressed

		    U	  File was uncompressed

		    T	  File was archived, for example, by using tar(1)

		    _ (underbar)
			  No action was	taken.

	      direction
		    The	 direction  of the transfer. direction can have	one of
		    the	following values:

		    o	  Outgoing

		    i	  Incoming

	      access-mode
		    The	method by which	the user is logged in. access-mode can
		    have one of	the following values:

		    a	  For an anonymous user.

		    g	  For a	passworded guest user.	See the	description of
			  the guestgroup capability in ftpaccess(4).

		    r	  For a	real, locally authenticated user

	      username
		    The	local username,	or if anonymous, the ID	string given

	      service-name
		    The	name of	the service invoked, usually ftp

	      authentication-method
		    The	method of authentication  used.	 authentication-method
		    can	have one of the	following values:

		    0	  None

		    1	  RFC 931 authentication

	      authenticated-user-id
		    The	 user ID returned by the authentication	method.	A * is
		    used if an authenticated user ID is	not available.

	      completion-status
		    A single character indicating the status of	the  transfer.
		    completion-status can have one of the following values:

		    c	  Indicates complete transfer

		    i	  Indicates incomplete transfer

FILES
       /var/log/xferlog

ATTRIBUTES
       See attributes(5)  for descriptions of the following attributes:

       +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+
       |      ATTRIBUTE	TYPE	     |	    ATTRIBUTE VALUE	   |
       +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+
       |Availability		     |SUNWftpr			   |
       +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+

SEE ALSO
       tar(1), in.ftpd(1M), ftpaccess(4), ftpconversions(4), attributes(5)

       StJohns,	 Mike.	RFC 931, Authentication	Server.	Network	Working	Group.
       January 1985.

SunOS 5.9			  16 Oct 2001			    xferlog(4)

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