NAMEpads.conf - pads configuration file
DESCRIPTIONThis man page describes the format of the pads(8) configuration file. Empty lines and lines beginning with '#' are ignored.
PARAMETERSdaemon [0/1] his parameter determines whether the application will go into the background. 0 = Disable, 1 = Enable pid_file <file> Filename of the pads PID file. This value should be set if you are planning on using daemon mode. sig_file <file> Alternate location for the pads-signature-list file. mac_file <file> Alternate location for the pads-ether-codes file. user <username> This is the name of the user pads will run as when started as root. group <groupname> This is the name of the group pads will run as when started as root. interface <interface> This contains the name of the interface PADS will listen to. filter <filter> This value contains a libpcap filter to be applied to the PADS session. For example, to filter only SSH traffice, specify "filter 'port 22'". network <network> This string contains a comma seperated list of networks to be monitored. Only assets found in these networks will be recorded. For example, "network 192.168.0.0/24,192.168.1.0/24,10.10.10.0/24". output screen This output plugin displays PADS data to the screen. When using the configuration file, it defaults to off. output csv: <filename> This output plugin writes PADS data to a CSV file. Optionally, a CSV filename can be specified as an argument. output fifo: <filename> This output plugin writes PADS data to a FIFO file. Optionally, a FIFO filename can be specified as an argument.
COPYRIGHTCopyright (C) 2005 Matt Shelton <firstname.lastname@example.org>
BUGSPlease send bug reports to the author.
AUTHORSMatt Shelton <email@example.com> 2005/06/17 PADS.CONF(8)