What is this log?

We have to be honest, logs are often an after thought to most developers. Many logs are pretty cryptic unless you can look at the code and see what is going on. In this section, we will share what we think of a specific log: - the cryptic ones, the fun ones and some of the ones we see more often.

Log: unifi-ap-wireless-str-assoc-track

May 18 17:17:10 UAP-livingroom 65ff42c112d,UAP-HD-IW-5.60.23+13051: stahtd: stahtd[17220]: [STA-TRACKER].stahtd_dump_event(): {"message_type":"STA_ASSOC_TRACKER","mac":"11:41:17:a4:26:af","vap":"rai0","event_type":"fixup","auth_ts":"0.0","assoc_status":"0","event_id":"1","arp_reply_gw_seen":"yes","dns_resp_seen":"yes"}

ID:  unifi-ap-wireless-str-assoc-track
For: Unifi Access Point logging

Meaning: This is a common log indicating the MAC address of a device that connected to the access point. On a busy network, you can see hundreds of those per minute.

What to do: None required.

Simple, affordable, log management and analysis.