v8

rsyslog 8.25.0 (v8-stable) released

We have released rsyslog 8.25.0. This release brings quite a number of changes and fixes. The most notable is that imfile now supports wildcards in directory names, which permits to monitor newly created directories without making changes to the configuration. For a complete list of changes, fixes and enhancements, please visit the ChangeLog. ChangeLog: https://github.com/rsyslog/rsyslog/blob/v8-stable/ChangeLog […]

rsyslog 8.24.0 (v8-stable) released

We have released rsyslog 8.24.0. This first release for 2017 brings a lot of changes. Most are detail enhancements for different modules. The biggest change is probably, that rsyslog now builds on the AIX platform.  Also 8.24.0 has two new message modification modules, which might be worth checking out. And a very useful addition is […]

rsyslog 8.23.0 (v8-stable) released

We have released rsyslog 8.23.0. This release is packed with changes and enhancements. One of the most interesting might be the removal of the SHA2-224 hash algorithm for KSI signatures. This is considered insecure and is no longer supported by the KSI library. Also notable are the changes to imfile, omfile and omelasticsearch, among lots […]

rsyslog 8.22.0 (v8-stable) released

We have released rsyslog 8.22.0. This release is mostly for maintenance. It has a somewhat improved error output for config file syntax errors, a bugfix for omhiredis and general code cleanup and improvment. The only new function is the added template support for ompgsql. To get a full overview over the changes, please take a […]

rsyslog 8.21.0 (v8-stable) released

We have released rsyslog 8.21.0. This release is mostly for maintenance. There was a big change to how internal messages are handled. These are no longer logged via the internal bridge, but via the syslog() API call. For regular users, this should make not too much difference. Additionaly, the TLS syslog error messages have been […]

rsyslog 8.20.0 (v8-stable) released

We have released rsyslog 8.20.0. This release brings a few new additions and requirements. Omrelp now has a configurable connection timeout and pmrfc3164 has a new option to allow slashes in the hostname. Apart from that, there is quite a set of bugfixes. Please note, to use rsyslog 8.20.0 it is required to update librelp […]

rsyslog 8.19.0 (v8-stable) released

We have released rsyslog 8.19.0. This is mostly a bug-fixing release. Among the big number of fixes are a few additions to the testbench and some minor enhancements for several modules (like imrelp, omelasticsearch) to provide more convenience. To get a full overview over the changes, please take a look at the Changelog. ChangeLog: https://github.com/rsyslog/rsyslog/blob/v8-stable/ChangeLog […]

rsyslog 8.18.0 (v8-stable) released

We have released rsyslog 8.18.0. This is mostly a bug-fixing release. Among the big number of fixes are a few additions to the testbench and some minor enhancements for several modules (like redis, omkafka, imfile) to provide more convenience. To get a full overview over the changes, please take a look at the Changelog. ChangeLog: […]

Changelog for 8.18.0 (v8-stable)

Version 8.18.0 [v8-stable] 2016-04-19 testbench: When running privdrop tests testbench tries to drop user to “rsyslog”, “syslog” or “daemon” when running as root and you don’t explict set RSYSLOG_TESTUSER environment variable. Make sure the unprivileged testuser can write into tests/ dir! templates: add option to convert timestamps to UTC closes https://github.com/rsyslog/rsyslog/issues/730 omjournal: fix segfault (regression […]

Monitoring rsyslog’s impstats with Kibana and SPM

Original post: Monitoring rsyslog with Kibana and SPM by @Sematext A while ago we published this post where we explained how you can get stats about rsyslog, such as the number of messages enqueued, the number of output errors and so on. The point was to send them to Elasticsearch (or Logsene, our logging SaaS, […]

Scroll to top