Nginx only sends hostname to syslog.
mdounin at mdounin.ru
Fri Feb 3 12:58:20 UTC 2017
On Fri, Feb 03, 2017 at 01:17:30PM +0100, Kai Stian Olstad wrote:
> To get the post data from Kibana I use Nginx as a proxy and have the
> following log format,
> log_format audit '$time_iso8601 "$remote_user" "$request_uri"
> and to send the log to syslog I use the following.
> access_log syslog:server=192.168.1.1,tag=audit audit;
> But Nginx only sends hostname to syslog server, is it possible to
> configure Nginx to send fully qualified domain name?
Much like for the $hostname variable, for syslog logging nginx
uses whatever is returned by the gethostname() call. It's up to
you to configure fully qualified domain name as a hostname of a
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