[Firehol-support] Re: Prepend to log prefix

Costa Tsaousis costa at tsaousis.gr
Mon Apr 18 21:18:20 BST 2005


However you can install ulogd and turn firehol log mode to ulog. Ulogd
generates a separate configuration file just for iptables, it has minimum
system requirements and requires minimum configuration. You just install
it and forget all about it...



On Mon, April 18, 2005 0:40, Sheldon Hearn said:
> On Sun, 2005-04-17 at 20:09 +0200, Sheldon Hearn wrote:
>> Is there something I can do in a FireHOL config file to prepend
>> arbitrary text to the LOG prefix that FireHOL automatically adds for
>> generated "end of chain" rules?
> Here's a patch against firehol-1.226 that demonstrates what I was
> looking for.  With this patch applied, I can add this to my firehol.conf
> for convenient log filtering with syslog-ng:
> FIREWALL_LOG_PREFIX="firewall: "
> Cioa,
> Sheldon.

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