Getting Data In

Critical Syslog Server Tricks


Hi all,

I have a large environment to deploy Splunk cloud and trying to leverage the syslog server (Rsyslog) in front of a load balancer, with UF on top.

As per my research, I have found a wonderful document which automates the inputs.conf and props.conf creation based on an excel sheet, relying on separation based on devices hostnames.

The link for documentation is here:

I'm wondering if anyone has used the provided scripts for this automation? I couldn't find any explanation on how the python scripts work?

link to gitlab:

link to script:

Thanks in advance!

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