[syslog-ng]bug in "template"?

Balazs Scheidler [email protected]
Thu, 16 May 2002 11:41:55 +0200


On Wed, May 15, 2002 at 10:50:50AM -0400, Gehring, Andrew     x66132 wrote:
> On AIX 4.3.3...
> 
> When I specify a template for a destination as follows:
> 
> destination d_mesg {
> 			  file("/var/log/messages"
> 			  template("$DATE $HOST $PROGRAM [$FACILITY $LEVEL]
> $MSG));
> 			 };
> send a logger messages
> 
> logger -p user.notice -t TEST "This is a test"
> 
> what ends up in the log file is:
> 
> May 15 08:42:51 LEWIS TEST: [USER NOTICE] TEST: This is a test
> 
> So in what I'm seeing, and I've tried a few different 'templates', is that
> $PROGRAM
> is included in $MSG. Is that the way it is supposed to be?

yes. $MSG always includes $PROGRAM, as it is difficult to split them.

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