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use alternative port for pfsense

bstirling2307
Engager

I would like to use 8514 for the pfsense logs. as I have other hosts syslogs to 514. when i set up an input to the indexer on port 8514 pfsense source type dose not appear.

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bstirling2307
Engager

solved this issue. PFsense service had to be restarted before the port change would take effect.

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bstirling2307
Engager

solved this issue. PFsense service had to be restarted before the port change would take effect.

Richfez
SplunkTrust
SplunkTrust

I think this qualifies as an answer, and since it's the right answer, you should accept it for yourself. I have converted it to an answer for you already so I did the easy part. 🙂

(If done all the time accepting your own answers is not ideal, but occasionally accepting your own answer when it's The Right Thing is completely fine!)

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skalliger
Motivator

Post an example of your inputs.conf please.
And also a netstat to see whether splunk is actually listening on this port.

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