Questions specific to the syslog-ng logging solution (https://syslog-ng.org/). Use this tag if your question relates to configuring or using syslog-ng, or if you'd like to know if you can solve a particular logging problem with syslog-ng.

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TLS with syslog-ng 3.2.5

Does syslog-ng 3.2.5 from EPEL 6 (for CentOS 6) support TLS? I cannot get it to work at all; here is what I'm using: source s_network { tcp(ip(0.0.0.0) port(514) tls( key_file("/etc/ssl/...
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Syslog-ng failover: logserver to local file

We want to use a central Logserver for our Webservers so we can manage everyhing on one machhine. I'm a bit scared of what happens if the network breaks or the Logserver is down. Is it possible that ...
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Preferred approaches to remote logging of a script / daemon?

I run a script as a daemon which gets started and stopped via /etc/init.d on a Raspberry Pi. For a number of reasons - including limited local file storage - I'd like to direct stdout and stderr from ...
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logrotate create group not working

cat /etc/issue Welcome to SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware (x86_64) - Kernel \r (\l). rpm -qf /etc/logrotate.conf logrotate-3.7.7-10.22 tail -n15 /etc/logrotate.d/syslog /var/log/...
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syslog-ng ignores MSSQL database name

syslog-ng ignores the database defined in syslog-ng.conf and instead uses the default database of the user when logging to MSSQL destination. destination d_mssql { sql(type(mssql) host("...
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soft-macros are empty in csv parser

I'm trying to parse log messages that are received from a udp port and insert them into a MYSQL database. My destination in my syslog-ng.conf file is as follows: source syslog_udp { udp(port(<...
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Log transfer using syslog-ng 3.3.5

I want to transfer client logs to a log server but the problem i am facing is that each time client's file gets modified , whole file is transfered to log server so i am getting redundant message at ...
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Date, Facility and Severity is missing in LogAnalyzer

I have install Syslog-NG with MongoDB and LogAnalyzer, and as the Title saying, im missing Date, Facility and Severity on a front page of the LogAnalyzer ( first page ). I get just Hostname and ...
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ssh log sent to email in Cygwin

I am using Cygwin in Windows 7. I am trying to make my syslog-ng daemon send a ssh log via email to me when ever someone tries to log into my computer. I tried using the code below (entered into /etc/...
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Error binding socket / syslog-ng

I installed the syslog-ng and once I run the following command, "/usr/local/sbin/syslog-ng" I got bellow error, Error binding socket; addr='AF_INET(0.0.0.0:514)' , error='Address already in use (98)' ...
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syslog-ng and how to parse for jsession id from tomcat

Just like the title says. I'm trying to parse for the jsessionid from tomcat. Here is what my tomcat server.xml config file looks like: <Valve className="org.apache.catalina.valves....