[syslog-ng] Syslog-ng - UDP templates

Balazs Scheidler bazsi at balabit.hu
Tue Sep 9 20:04:56 CEST 2008

On Tue, 2008-09-09 at 17:40 +0200, Thibaud Desodt wrote:
> Hi,
> I am trying to configure syslog-ng (running on OpenSUSE 11.0) to forward 
> a message to another server through UDP. I would like to modify the 
> message's format, therefore I tried to use "template()" without success. 
> (parsing error while restarting the syslog)
> The version installed with this distribution is 1.6.12, and from what I 
> understood, the feature is available in later versions (1.6rc3 ?) . Is 
> it available in the OpenSource Edition or only in the Premium Edition ? 
> and where can I find it ?

I can't remember which version got support for template() option in
udp(), but 1.6.x is definitely too old, and you should upgrade to at
least 2.0.x

This is definitely an Open Source feature.


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