[syslog-ng] Is it possible to include a external python script?

Czanik, Péter peter.czanik at balabit.com
Wed Mar 22 06:16:27 UTC 2017

Or, if you use one of the RPM distributions, I have a repo compiled once in
a while from git head. You can read more about it at

A couple of python parser related bug fixes were merged recently, so I try
to update it in the coming days (I'm on sick leave right now...).


Peter Czanik (CzP) <peter.czanik at balabit.com>
Balabit / syslog-ng upstream

On Wed, Mar 22, 2017 at 7:11 AM, Fabien Wernli <wernli at in2p3.fr> wrote:

> On Wed, Mar 22, 2017 at 05:57:04AM +0100, Scheidler, Balázs wrote:
> > In template functions you can't and should not do that. There's a python
> > parser they was recently merged where you can change values.
> >
> > But you'll need the latest master for that.
> If you can't wait for the next release, there's a trick: use your template
> python code to generate JSON, then chain it using the json-parser :-)
> ____________________________________________________________
> __________________
> Member info: https://lists.balabit.hu/mailman/listinfo/syslog-ng
> Documentation: http://www.balabit.com/support/documentation/?
> product=syslog-ng
> FAQ: http://www.balabit.com/wiki/syslog-ng-faq
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://lists.balabit.hu/pipermail/syslog-ng/attachments/20170322/45431c73/attachment-0001.html>

More information about the syslog-ng mailing list