[Xymon] monitoring contents of a logfile with a daily changing filename

Ian Diddams didds3 at yahoo.co.uk
Thu Aug 16 17:08:05 CEST 2018

 Sorry Andy - I'm not with you?

"Convert your rule in analysis.cfg from a glob to a regex :-

LOG %/var/log/messages.*.log "DIDDS"|  COLOR=yellow"
The file name is messages-YYMMDD.log   - what you have above seems to be
mesages.<something>.log  ?   and the pipe  ie "|" ?
sorry to be so thick !


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