[syslog-ng] Best way to pipe "application" logs to central syslog-ng server.
Delon Lee Di Lun
lee.delon2005 at gmail.com
Tue May 8 06:56:10 UTC 2018
Possible to wipe up a sample config?
Might clear things up?
My apache is writing logs into /var/log/apache/www.contoso.com.
This is for example one of my apache virtual host.
Thanks in advance.
On Mon, 7 May 2018 at 23:57 Gergely Nagy <algernon at balabit.com> wrote:
> >>>>> "Delon" == Delon Lee Di Lun <lee.delon2005 at gmail.com> writes:
> Delon> In response to gergely, the 2nd option would require the
> changes to be made
> Delon> on the "apache side" of things right? If so, its unlikely
> possible in my
> Delon> use case.
> No, you can do that with rsyslog and syslog-ng too. Both allow you to
> tinker with the syslog headers.
> Ideally, changing the Apache-generated log format to conform to a syslog
> RFC would be ideal, but I understand that's not something most are
> willing - or able/allowed - to make. So the next best option is to
> fiddle with the syslog fields on the syslog side of things.
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