Config file format for version 3.x
Feel free to post candidates for config file formats. Please use a specific page for each format. If possible, try to be as precise as possible.
Please note that we have settled on a programming-language like config file syntax. The config file will support RainerScript in the future. This is expected to materialize in summer of 2008. This page here is retained for historical reasons.
Please also be sure to read about the rsyslog object model - the link goes to a blog post, which contains the current best description of the upcoming object model.
These two are the current favorites:
These are other options:
Feedback on config file formats is deeply appreciated as this is an important building block for the next release. If in doubt where to provide it, post it to the rsyslog discussion forum.