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yoursql719

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Disable specific IP addresses (bots) from report
« on: June 12, 2017, 01:31:22 am »
Hi,

for now there are a lot of little bots and services, which tune-in for 1 seconds every minute to check, what song is running etc. These one second tune-ins ruins my whole report, because 60-70% of my tune-ins lasts between 0-30 seconds.

Is there a way to exclude such bots for reporting by ip address?

Regards,

Alexiu

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Re: Disable specific IP addresses (bots) from report
« Reply #1 on: June 30, 2017, 10:42:32 am »
Centova Cast allows you to exclude one ore more IP addresses from log file processing (so they won't show up in any reports) as well as allowing you to specify a minimum duration (in seconds) for a listener session to be recorded in the statistics.

These directives can be modified by editing /usr/local/centovacast/etc/centovacast.conf , specifically the "LOCALIPADDRESS=" and "LOGPROCESS_MIN_DURATION=" directives.