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Getting the PAN XML API to work using rsyslog instead of Kiwi...

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Hey guys,

Has anyone ever got the PAN ID XML API to work with rsyslog?

I am trying to parse my VPN Concentrator Logs (which are sent to my rsyslog server) and see if I can run it through the API module which will then send the data over to the PAN UserID Agent.

I am writing a simple perl script to scrape sample VPN log data first and then port that over using the API to the UserID Agent.

I am also curious on how to have this script generate as a scripted action for every log match so that it will consistantly update the PAN UserID Agent.

Any help or ideas that you guys can provide would be awesome.




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sorry about this late answer, but you can write a perl script that tail the syslog file.

inside your perl script you use a regex to parse each line.

with this method, all syslog server can be used.

but it's better if your syslog server is able to execute a script based on a regex (if the log match the regex, the syslog server execute the perl script).



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