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rSyslog read custom files

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In /etc/ryslog.d/ add a file with priority like 60-myfileconfig.conf , this will be read after the main 50-default.conf file.

In this example, to read a Desktop log file:

$ModLoad imfile #Load the imfile input module
$InputFilePollInterval 2
$InputFileName /home/user/Desktop/events.log
$InputFileTag file-access:
$InputFileStateFile stat-file-access
$InputFileSeverity Info
$InputRunFileMonitor
$template file_log, " %msg% "

if $programname == 'file-access' then @10.25.2.68:514;file_log
if $programname == 'file-access' then stop

This configuration will read the file events.log and send it via syslog protocol UDP to the machine 10.250.2.68 .

The example content of the file events.log:

Test1 1 1 11 1 11 1
Test 2.2.2.2.2.2.2.2..2.2.2
Test 3.3.3.3.3.33.3.3.

Test 4.4.4.4.4.4.4.4
Testadasda sd 5 5 5 55 5
test 6.6.6.6.6.6.6
test 7.7.7.7.7 / 17.57

If no data timestamp is specified to the beginning of each line, there is the risk to have duplicated log.

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rSyslog read custom files