[syslog-ng]Newbie: System inter-process communication ?

Volker Apelt volker_apelt@yahoo.de
Thu, 11 Apr 2002 22:38:27 +0200 (CEST)

Am Thu, 11 Apr 2002 11:29:38 -0400 schrieben Sie (Jacques.Riopel@equant.com):

> Question 1: Is it possible to specify the upd port to listen on, ie
> something like "source s_udp { udp (666); };" and then instruct the
> syslog-ng on the sending machine to use that UDP port as a destination?
> When I tried the above, I got a parsing error when starting up syslog-ng.

Hmm, I'm using 1.5.13 and I guess I'm already some versions behind.
So, you better upgrade. 

Here is an example how an UDP Transport definition looks like.

destination D_udp_network{ 
        udp( port(514)); };

source S_net    { 
        udp(ip( port(514)); };

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