Now that the Analog software is installed, you will need to configure
it for your Virtual Private Servers. The Analog configuration file is installed
with the Analog software. Do the following, according to your Virtual Private Servers O/S.
parameter designates the path and filename of the TransferLog file
on your Virtual Private Servers. The
OUTFILE parameter designates
the file that your Virtual Private Servers's web server statistics will be
written to. The
HOSTNAME paramater indicates the domain
name of your Virtual Private Servers.
Analog has already been
compiled for your use. All that you need to do once the configuration
file is ready is run the Analog program to create an HTML page with
your Virtual Private Servers's web statistics.
This will create a page
with your Virtual Private Servers's web statistics at the location and filename
you specified in the analog.cfg configuration file. According
to the configuration above the page with your statistics would be
To have an Analog report
regularly e-mailed to you, add something like one of the
following lines to your Crontab
(the text below should all be placed on a single line):
This will cause your Virtual Private Servers to send you an e-mail each Sunday night at 11:59pm containing
your Analog analysis report in ASCII format. For more information
concerning Analog command line arguments, see the documentation.