Mon, 26 Aug 2002 16:42:38 +0000 (UTC)
Balazs Scheidler schrieb :
> On Thu, Aug 15, 2002 at 04:01:33PM +0000, Joerg Sommer wrote:
>> * How get I names instead of ips in the logs? With use_dns()? How
>> dangerouse is use of use_dns()?
> the way syslog-ng calculates hostnames is as follows:
> if (keep_hostname && hostname present)
> use the hostname in the message
> /* ip is the address the message was received from */
> if (use_dns)
> resolve ip and insert that (taking chain_hostnames into account)
> insert ip address (taking chain_hostnames into account)
How dangerous is that? Is the full service locked until the timeout
occures? Is the ip marked as bad. And when will the "keep_hostname"
>> * I miss the default values of the options in the docu. What's default
>> for use_dns(), stats(),...?
> the docu is somewhat out of date, and missing some parts.
It really out of date!
>> * When will encryption and authentication come?
> in syslog-ng 2
..and when will this released?