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Remote syslog


This sample application enables a remote syslog service that will send syslog messages to a remote server, as configured in prj.conf. See and for more details about syslog protocol over UDP.

The source code for this sample application can be found at: samples/net/syslog_net.


Building and Running

For configuring the remote IPv6 syslog server, set the following variables in prj.conf file:


Default port number is 514 if user does not specify a value. The following syntax is supported for the server address and port:

Build syslog_net sample application like this:

west build -b <board to use> samples/net/syslog_net -- -DCONF_FILE=<config file to use>