[syslog-ng] Forward slashes in QSTRING

Evan Rempel erempel at uvic.ca
Sun Jun 17 22:27:33 CEST 2012

You are missing the opening quote before the /etc/

Evan Rempel
Systems Administrator
University of Victoria

On 2012-06-17, at 10:44 AM, "Michael Starks" <syslog-ng-list at michaelstarks.com> wrote:

> Is it possible to use a / as a delimiter in QSTRING? The documentation 
> seems to permit it, but my pattern doesn't work. Here's the pattern:
> <pattern>Alert Level: @NUMBER:i0:@; Rule: @NUMBER:i1:@ - @ESTRING:s0:;@ 
> Location: @QSTRING:s1:()@ @IPv4:i2:@->syscheck; Integrity checksum 
> changed for: @QSTRING:s4:/'@</pattern>
> And here's the string I want to match on:
> Alert Level: 7; Rule: 550 - Integrity checksum changed.; Location: 
> (agentname)>syscheck; Integrity checksum changed for: 
> '/etc/fstab'
> The idea is to extract only 'fstab' (without the quotes). I have also 
> tried 0x2f in place of / with similar results, and various attempts at 
> escaping it have failed. Thanks.
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