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Perl Script

d_asselin asked
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Last Modified: 2012-05-06
Hi All
 First post

   In a nut shell I'm looking for a perl script to parse
syslog and write to mysql dn

 Thank you

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Top Expert 2009
How is your mysql table setup?
use strict;
use warnings;
use DBI;
use Parse::Syslog;
my $db_name='your_database_name_here';
my $db_host='your_database_host_here';
my $db_user='your_database_username_here';
my $db_pass='your_database_password_here';
my $log_filename='/your/log/file/name/here';
my $dbh = DBI->connect("DBI:mysql:database=$db_name;host=$db_host", $db_user, $db_pass) or die "Could not connect: $DBI::errstr\n";
my $syslog=new Parse::Syslog($log_filename);
my $sth=$dbh->prepare(
  'INSERT INTO table (timestamp, host, program, pid, text) VALUES (?, ?, ?, ?, ?)');
while(my $sl = $syslog->next) {
      or warn "INSERT error: $DBI::errstr\n";

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