Changelog for 8.7.0 (v8-stable)

Version 8.7.0 [v8-stable] 2015-01-13 add message metadata “system” to msg object this permits to store metadata alongside the message imfile: add support for “filename” metadata this is useful in cases where wildcards are used imptcp: make stats counter names consistent with what imudp, imtcp uses added new module “omkafka” to support writing to Apache Kafka […]

Changelog for 8.6.0 (v8-stable)

Version 8.6.0 [v8-stable] 2014-12-02 NOTE: This version also incorporates all changes and enhancements made for v8.5.0, but in a stable release. For details see immediately below. configuration-setting rsyslogd command line options deprecated For most of them, there are now proper configuration objects. Some few will be completely dropped if nobody insists on them.  Additional info […]

Changelog for 8.5.0 (v8-devel)

Version 8.5.0 [v8-stable] 2014-10-24 imfile greatly refactored and support for wildcards added PRI-handling code refactored for more clarity and robustness ommail: add support for RainerScript config system [action() object] This finally adds support for the new config style. Also, we now permit to set a constant subject text without the need to create a template […]

Changelog for 7.6.7 (v7-stable)

Version 7.6.7 [v7.6-stable] 2014-10-02 bugfix: the fix for CVE-2014-3634 did not handle all cases This is corrected now. See also: CVE-2014-3683 fixed a build problem on some platforms Thanks to Olaf for the patch behaviour change: “msg” of messages with invalid PRI set to “rawmsg” When the PRI is invalid, the rest of the header […]

Changelog for 8.4.1 (v8-stable)

Version 8.4.1 [v8-stable] 2014-09-30 imudp: add for bracketing mode, which makes parsing stats easier permit at-sign in variable names closes: bugfix: fix syntax error in script Thanks to github user anthcourtney for the patch. closes: bugfix: ompgsql: don’t loose uncomitted data on retry Thanks to Jared Johnson and Axel Rau for the patch. bugfix: […]

Changelog for 7.6.6 (v7-stable)

Version 7.6.6 [v7.6-stable] 2014-09-30 bugfix: potential abort when a message with PRI > 191 was processed if the “pri-text” property was used in active templates, this could be abused to a remote denial of service from permitted senders see also: CVE-2014-3634 bugfix: potential segfault on startup on 64 bit systems This happened immediately on startup […]

Changelog for 7.6.4 (v7-stable)

Version 7.6.4 [v7.6-stable] 2014-09-12 add –enable-generate-man-pages configure switch (default: enabled) This forces generation of man pages, even if cached ones exists. This “fixes” a typical release tarball nit. While it is hackish, the benefit is clear given the history of failed tarball releases since we changed the cached man page handling. It was just too […]

Changelog for 8.3.4 (v8-devel)

Version 8.3.4 [v8-devel] 2014-07-11 new pmciscoios parser supporting various Cisco IOS formats RFC3164 timestamp parser now accepts timezones and subsecond resolution … at least for some common formats and where we could do so without running risk of breaking proper formats (or introducing regressions) new parser config object — permits to define custom parser definitions […]

Changelog for 8.3.3 (v8-devel)

Version 8.3.3 [v8-devel] 2014-05-26 unify input object naming imudp now supports “name” paramter, as other inputs do. “inputname” has been deprecated, but can still be used. Same applies to “appendport” subparamter”. Thanks to “Nick Syslog” for the suggestion. made the missing (contributed) modules build under v8 [import from 8.2.2] Modules: * mmrfc5424addhmac   * omrabbitmq   * […]

Changelog for 8.2.2 (v8-stable)

Version 8.2.2 [v8-stable] 2014-06-02 made the missing (contributed) modules build under v8 Note that we could do this to the stable, because there is NO regression chance at all: only the modules themselves were changed, and they did NOT work at all previously. Please also note that most of these modules did not yet receive […]

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