Re: [logs] stupid question about facility and level

From: Amodiovalerio Verde (hypo@private)
Date: Sat Oct 25 2003 - 04:21:04 PDT

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    With syslog-ng, you could use the template() feature to rewrite the message
    in the format you like.
    A template let you format the message using some tags and characters you
    The linux syslogd AFAIK doesn't support Solaris style of writing messages
    with their facility/severity
    Amodiovalerio [Hypo] Verde
    ----- Original Message ----- 
    From: "Tina Bird" <>
    To: <loganalysis@private>
    Sent: Saturday, October 25, 2003 3:27 AM
    Subject: [logs] stupid question about facility and level
    > Hi all --
    > I'm having no luck tracking down this bit of trivia.
    > How do I make syslog record facility and level when it records a message?
    > Looks like Solaris syslog does it by default, but darned if I can figure
    > out how to do it on any of the Linux or *BSD variants.
    > Also curious about how to do it on syslog-ng if anyone knows off the top
    > of their head -- still working through the documentation there.
    > thanks for any info -- tbird
    > --
    > At what point does it become easier to maintain a human relationship
    > than a Windows box?
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