[Xymon] Windows text logs
SKreien at la-z-boy.com
Thu Mar 14 14:40:09 CET 2013
Thanks for the reply David, that got me half way there. The examples I saw for Windows did not have the :20480 on the end, so that was why BBWin wasn't understanding. Strange that it didn't log a problem with that line. Now it's sending the data back, which is revealing another problem. I'm monitoring the JK connector logs for problems under windows, and by default they have […] entries in them, which seems to be messing up Xymon's understanding of them as log entries.
This is from the msg.txt file on the BBWin client:
[Thu Mar 14 09:34:14.399 2013] [1968:3332] [info] jk_isapi_plugin.c (1783): isapi_redirect/1.2.26 initialized
[Thu Mar 14 09:34:14.399 2013] [1968:2840] [info] jk_isapi_plugin.c (1783): isapi_redirect/1.2.26 initialized
So it is sending the data to Xymon. But when I go to the msgs screen in Xymon it shows no entries for that logfile. I have no idea if you can change the logfile format, looking into that now. If you or anyone has any further words of wisdom I'd appreciate hearing them.
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From: David Baldwin [mailto:david.baldwin at ausport.gov.au]
Sent: Thursday, March 14, 2013 2:10 AM
To: Scot Kreienkamp
Cc: xymon at xymon.com
Subject: Re: [Xymon] Windows text logs
Any ideas for monitoring a text log on Windows? BBWin doesn't seem capable of doing it. I didn’t want to reinvent the wheel if someone else had a solution or if I missed something.
As long as the filename is constant, BBWin can do this. In central mode I have in my client-local.cfg
If the file name changes - e.g. contains datestamp, that's another matter. I don't have a solution for that at present, been meaning to write a powershell script for a while...
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