rsyslog

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RSyslog Windows Agent 3.1 Released

Adiscon is proud to announce the 3.1 release of RSyslog Windows Agent.

This is a maintenenance release for RSyslog Windows Agent. It includes some bugfixes as well as a new rule date condition which can be used to process events starting from a certain date. A few new options have been added into the Syslog Service as well.

Detailed information can be found in the version history below.

Build-IDs: Service 3.1.0.134, Client 3.1.0.213

Features

  • All internal errors are now logged into the EventLog when "Event Warnings" are enabled in general options.
  • Added Rule Date Conditions. By default a rule will always be processed. It can be set to only process messages generated since the installation or custom date.
  • Syslog Server: Added new Option to save original source into custom property when using "Take Source system from Syslog message" option.
  • File Monitor: Files are now opened with FILE_SHARE_DELETE flag which enables other applications to delete them (like logrotation tools do).

Bugfixes

  • SSL Connections: Fixed an issue not using custom configured certificates when TLS anon mod was used.
  • FileConfig Mode: Fixed a bug loading filters properly. Also added support for reloading data variables automatically.
  • Core Engine: Fixed an internal processing bug caused when rebuilding Messages from cache files.
  • Syslog Server: RFC 5424 header parsing fixed, a timestamp can be a NILVALUE now.
  • Syslog Server: Fixed bug ignoring "Take Source system from Syslog message" option when UDP was used.

Version 3.1 is a free download. Customers with existing 2.x keys can contact our Sales department for upgrade prices. If you have a valid Upgrade Insurance ID, you can request a free new key by sending your Upgrade Insurance ID to sales@adiscon.com. Please note that the download enables the free 30-day trial version if used without a key – so you can right now go ahead and evaluate it.