[syslog-ng]syslog-ng and irix
Wed, 5 Dec 2001 17:08:30 -0600
On Wednesday, December 5, 2001, at 02:54 PM, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> I was wondering if syslog-ng does, or at any point will, support taking
> logs from non syslog-ng daemons. I've poked around the documentation
> and the mailing list, but I didn't see this mentioned anywhere. Our
> department has a few old irix machines that graduate students run
> Fortran code on, and we'd like to forward logs from these machines to
> our new syslog-ng server. I played with the idea for about 30minutes
> earlier today, but couldn't get anything going. Is this possible?
> Will it be?
Any syslog daemon is non-descriminatory. If syslog packets arrive,
of what generated them (syslog, msyslog, syslog-ng, routers, switches,
syslog-ng will process them.
It's not mentioned anywhere because it's a non-issue. If you couldn't
get it going
then it was probably an error in your config.