Centreon Syslog ServerΒΆ

The centreon Syslog Server allows to store syslog event into MySQL database.

It can be install on the central server or as a distant collector.

Run the following command as privileged user:

$ yum install centreon-syslog-server

YUM suggests then installing the latest version of the package:

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 Package                       Arch          Version          Repository                            Size
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Installing:
 centreon-syslog-server        noarch        1.2.3-1          ces-standard                          14 k

Transaction Summary
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Install       1 Package(s)
Upgrade       0 Package(s)

Total download size: 14 k
Is this ok [y/N]: y

Enter ‘y’ and press ENTER key to install package on your server.

YUM downloads the package and installs the latter:

Installed:
  centreon-syslog-server.noarch 0:1.2.3-1

Complete!

The package centreon-syslog-server is now installed on your server.

If you have install the package centreon-syslog-server in a distant poller it is necessary to create a MySQL account. Indeed the Centreon server must be able to reach the database MySQL of your poller. Run the following commands on your poller:

$ mysql -u root -p
mysql> GRANT SELECT ON centreon_syslog.* TO centreon@'<IP>' IDENTIFIED BY '<PASSWORD>';
mysql> FLUSH PRIVILEGES;
mysql> quit;

Notice: replace <IP> address by the Centreon main server IP address and <PASSWORD> by your password.

To configure the module, see Configuration