Summary

Syslog Watcher 4.7 improves editing of syslog filters and adds advanced network settings.


Licensing

Any registered license with the Maintenance until September 2014 or later allows you to upgrade to Syslog Watcher 4.7. 


Updating

Updating from Syslog Watcher 4.5 to 4.7 does not change any the configuration files or the storage format. Besides the license checking, there are no extra actions other than the standard update procedure.


Versions

Syslog Watcher 4.7.0


  • NEW FEATURE: Save/Load for syslog filter criteria
  • NEW FEATURE: Negate syslog filter conditions
  • NEW FEATURE: Local interface selecting to receive data
  • NEW FEATURE: Support for editing syslog sources
  • NEW FEATURE: New advanced network settings
  • IMPROVED: Redesigned server setting groups
  • IMPROVED: Remote connection feature
  • IMPROVED: Added firewall exception to setup


Syslog Watcher 4.7.1


  • FIXED: Email timestamp handling (daylight saving time)
  • FIXED: Minor bug in the Settings: changing Grid colors does not affect the Apply button
  • ADDED: 64‐bit %ID% tag for the export features


Syslog Watcher 4.7.2


  • FIXED: Minor issue: source filter (toolbars)
  • FIXED: Export of non‐ASCII characters to a report


Syslog Watcher 4.7.3


  • IMPROVED: Storage backup performance
  • FIXED: Export of non‐English information to a report


Syslog Watcher 4.7.4


  • FIXED: Upgrading to a new version resets GUI settings to defaults
  • IMPROVED: Extended logging of the server startup process


Syslog Watcher 4.7.5

  • FIXED: Configuration setting: max length of an incoming syslog packet
  • IMPROVED: Syslog parser accepts boost::logging date format
  • IMPROVED: Non-ASCII symbols are pre‐processed correctly to display in Message Details


Syslog Watcher 4.7.6

  • FIXED: Multi‐line message content in Message Details
  • ADDED: Debug option to trace all incoming packets