Send Message to Syslog

Description

The Send message to Syslog transform allows you to send message logging to another server. The Syslog standard permits separation of the software that generates messages from the system that stores them and the software that reports and analyzes them.

Options

Option Description

Transform name

Name of the transform this name has to be unique in a single pipeline.

Server name / IP address

Defines the server name or IP address of the Syslog server.

Server port

Defines the server port of the Syslog server, by default 514

Facility\A facility level is used to specify what type of program is logging the message. This lets the configuration file specify that messages from different facilities will be handled differently. The list of facilities is defined by RFC 3164.

Priority

Select your priority/severity level (defined by RFC 5424).

Add hostname to message

Adds the hostname to the message.

Add timestamp to message

Adds the timestamp to the message.

Data pattern

Define the Date/Time format for the timestamp

Message field name