Search for a pattern in your log files
I generally use a tracking gif in the mass emails I send out to get a rough idea of the open rate. It's not a small task to open each log file, filter it and then count each occurance of the gif.
Hunter does this for you!
WARNING: Hunter has no tests. This was thrown together, so use with caution. Contributions are very welcome.
How to Use
gem install hunter
Create a new hunt for the string you want to match:
hunt = ::.('/images/email/tracking.gif')
Look in the current log
Look in an archived log
Look through a folder of archived logs
Look through a folder of archived logs for a specific log type
- "Archived" means with the file extension
.gz– no other compression formats are supported
look_through_archive()relies on your log appending a digit after the original filename and then compressing to
- There are no tests