[syslog-ng] Host Seperation

Nigel Bovey nigelb@staff.ihug.co.nz
Fri, 10 Dec 1999 01:46:08 +1300 (NZDT)

On Wed, 8 Dec 1999, Chris Scheller wrote:

> are you still using 
> destination auth { file("/syslog/$HOST/auth"); };

Yes I am.

> as your entries? i would imagine that the $HOST entry needs to be replaced
> with the actual hostname. such as

No, in the latest beta it automatically replaces $HOST with the host name
or in this case, ip. Saves writing individual lines for all 500 odd hosts
I need to log to this machine =)

Nigel Bovey
IHUG Network Operations Team