Rsyslog is an enhanced multi-threaded syslogd. Among others, it offers support for on-demand disk buffering, reliable syslog over TCP, SSL, TLS, and RELP, writing to databases (MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, and many more), email alerting, fully configurable output formats (including high-precision timestamps), the ability to filter on any part of the syslog message, on-the-wire message compression, and the ability to convert text files to syslog. It is a drop-in replacement for stock syslogd and able to work with the same configuration file syntax.
|Operating Systems||POSIX Linux BSD FreeBSD|
Release Notes: This version provides performance enhancements for the RELP modules. It also provides a fix for a potential security issue in omelasticsearch. Please note that the security issue only exists in non-default configurations if the “errorfile” parameter was specified.
Release Notes: This is a maintenance release, consisting primarily of bugfixes. It also provides a fix for a potential security issue in omelasticsearch. Please note that the security issue only exists in non-default configurations if the “errorfile” parameter was specified.
Release Notes: Most importantly, this version provides certificate-based authentication for RELP. It also includes mmfields, a module which can be used to parse CEF and other similar delimited formats. BSD support has been improved, and imjournal has been hardened to prevent corrupt journal databases from spamming the system too much.
Release Notes: This version provides TLS protection for RELP (note that librelp 1.1.1 is required).
Release Notes: This is a pure bugfix release.