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RFC5424 is “the new format” of Syslog.

Properties #

Message: Syslog message
Address: Destination address. e.g.
Port: Destination port
Facility: Syslog facility
Severity: Syslog severity
Hostname: Hostname to be used
Process-name: A process name to be used
Process-id: Process ID to be used
Message-id: Message ID to be used
Structured-data: Add structured data to Syslog message. Must be an array of objects with keys “element-id” and “parameter” (a single layer object with string key/values)

Output #

Output-location: Location to store the output data

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