How to add a syslog source
You don't need to add syslog sources manually. Syslog Watcher analyzes incoming syslog packets and automatically registers new syslog sources.
To create a new syslog source in Syslog Watcher 5.1 or later:
- Make sure Syslog Watcher server is running (and the installed license is not expired)
- Configure the syslog source to send its logs to Syslog Watcher.
How to remove a syslog source
To remove a syslog source you need to delete all the collected syslog messages (for that particular ) first. Open the Sources(x) tab: Go to step 4 if the source has 0 messages in the Total column. Delete all collected syslog messages for a particular ...
Syslog Watcher 4.8
Summary Syslog Watcher 4.8 is a maintenance update of the version 4.7.x. It contains several important bugfixes and internal improvements, but no new features. However, the version number was changed to 4.8 because it has updated copyright ...
Syslog Watcher 5.1
What’s New in Syslog Watcher 5.1 Improved Syslog Storage Performance The significant improvement in Syslog Watcher 5.1 is how the server deletes expired syslog messages from the syslog storage. Version 5.1 constantly scans the storage throughout the ...
Syslog Watcher 5.0
What’s New in Syslog Watcher 5.0 Syslog Forwarding We added the syslog forwarding feature in Syslog Watcher 5.0. Syslog Watcher can work as a syslog relay and forward incoming syslog messages to other syslog servers. The syslog forwarding supports ...
Upgrade to Syslog Watcher 5.1
This article describes how to upgrade Syslog Watcher 5.0.x to version 5.1.x only. Back up Syslog Watcher configuration Stop Syslog Watcher Server Close Syslog Watcher Manager (GUI application) Install Syslog Watcher 5.1 using the MSI file downloaded ...