[syslog-ng]sending message by email
Fri, 1 Feb 2002 10:40:05 -0600
Actually, I have each $HOST logged to a seperate file. I want to add
additional filters to catch important messages and email those one at a
----- Original Message -----
From: "Stephen C Burns" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Friday, February 01, 2002 10:30 AM
Subject: Re: [syslog-ng]sending message by email
> Assuming you have a comprehensive file with all of the messages in
> /var/log/$HOST/messages, just set up a nightly cron job to cat
> /var/log/$HOST/messages|mail your email
> At 09:47 AM 2/1/2002, you wrote:
> >I have been trying, unsuccessfully, to setup email notification of
> >log messages. The filters I am using are working great, but my email
> >notifications are empty.
> >What I would like is to receive an email with a subject line similar to
> >"Log notification for hostname" where hostname is the system the message
> >was received from, with the body of the email containing the log message.
> >Is anyone else doing this? Can you provide an example of your method, if
> >Or, can anyone give me any pointers on making this work?
> >David Monk CCNA, MCSE
> >The more things change, the more they stay insane.
> syslog-ng maillist - email@example.com