Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Whats the best software that is free that you have comeacross that handles logs from windows and sends them to rsyslog Server

share|improve this question

closed as off-topic by Olli, Tog, random Feb 14 at 21:19

This question appears to be off-topic. The users who voted to close gave this specific reason:

  • "Questions seeking product, service, or learning material recommendations are off-topic because they become outdated quickly and attract opinion-based answers. Instead, describe your situation and the specific problem you're trying to solve. Share your research. Here are a few suggestions on how to properly ask this type of question." – Olli, Tog, random
If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the help center, please edit the question.

1 Answer 1

up vote 0 down vote accepted

If it uses the normal syslog protocol, then you need something that monitors the Windows event log and mirrors the messages to a syslog server. It’s not something that will need a lot of features or configuration as the task is very straightforward. Eventlog to Syslog Service is a nice open source utility that does this.

share|improve this answer
    
Ty. i looked all over couldnt find an opensource one. –  whoami Aug 11 '09 at 9:05

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.