Provides a mechanism for reading RFC 5424 compliant Syslog data, such as log files, and structuring the data so that it can be processed.

Additional Details...


syslog 5424, syslog, logs, logfiles, parse, text, record, reader


In the list below, the names of required properties appear in bold. Any other properties (not in bold) are considered optional. The table also indicates any default values.

Display NameAPI NameDefault ValueAllowable ValuesDescription
Character SetCharacter SetUTF-8Specifies which character set of the Syslog messages
Raw messagesyslog-5424-reader-raw-messagefalse
  • true
  • false
If true, the record will have a _raw field containing the raw message

State management:

This component does not store state.


This component is not restricted.

System Resource Considerations:

None specified.