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# rsyslog Cookbook CHANGELOG
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This file is used to list changes made in each version of the rsyslog cookbook.
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## 7.0.1 (2019-12-23)

- Fix the systemd detection logic - [@tas50](https://github.com/tas50)

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## 7.0.0 (2019-12-23)

- Update for Chef 15 license agreement and Chef Workstation - [@tas50](https://github.com/tas50)
- Resolve Cookstyle 5.8 warnings - [@tas50](https://github.com/tas50)
- Fixes spec tests locally and on travis-ci
- Expand testing to the latest platformms - [@tas50](https://github.com/tas50)
- Fix Amazon Linux 201X and 2.x support - [@tas50](https://github.com/tas50)
- Fix opensuse failures - [@tas50](https://github.com/tas50)
- Remove support for EOL RHEL 5
- Require Chef Infra 13 or later

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## 6.0.7 (2018-08-01)

- Optional creation of default configuration file 50-default.conf

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## 6.0.6 (2018-08-25)

- Create working directory recursively

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## 6.0.5 (2018-07-10)

- Remove Chefspec matchers that are autogenerated now
- Update specs to the latest platform versions
- Make sure all config files use the owner/group/mode attributes

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## 6.0.4 (2018-01-16)

- Don't exclude any foodcritic rules
- Remove the need for apt cookbook in testing
- Remove omnios as a supported platform
- Simplify platform support in the metadata
- Update ignore files
- Require Chef 12.7+

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## 6.0.3 (2018-01-12)

- Skip search if ['rsyslog']['server_search'] is empty
- Fix FC108 error

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## 6.0.2 (2017-07-04)

- Updating README to reflect current Chef software version dependency and remove compat_resource cookbook dependency.
- Update kitchen configs and use delivery local mode instead of Rake
- Don’t fail parsing metadata.rb on older chef clients
- Simplify Travis config and fix ChefDK 2.0 failures
- Let permissions of template resources be configured through attributes
- Fix CHEF-19 - Add prefix new_resource to several properties

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## 6.0.1 (2017-02-28)

- Fix Issue #126 multiple remote server configuration template which requires $ActionQueueFileName to be different for each remote server

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## 6.0.0 (2017-02-23)

- Require Chef 12.5+ and remove dependency on compat_resource

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## 5.1.0 (2016-12-30)

- Removed empty value from default custom_remote in attributes
- don't break if custom_remote is not set
- adding ability to override more options
- adding ability to set multiple log templates

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## 5.0.1 (2016-12-06)

- Remove support for Ubuntu 10.04
- Simplify logic in the attributes file around Fedora
- Fix comment headers to be yard compatible

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## 5.0.0 (2016-11-14)
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- Make rsyslog only restart once if you define multiple file_input resources.
- Remove debugging log statement
- Require chef 12.1
- Require compat_resource 12.10+
- Remove chef 11 compat
- Remove support for arch
- Depend on the recent compat_resource cookbook

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## v.4.0.1 (2016-07-20)
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- PR #76 Validate the config file using `rsyslogd -N 1` via eherot
- PR #105 Use correct file name for remote.conf via mfenner
- PR #105 Add $LocalHostName directive via mfenner
- PR #105 Change directive `:fromhost-ip,!isequal,"127.0.0.1"` from using ~ to stop via mfenner
- PR #110 Add support for permitted peer via dastergon
- Add SUSE support
- Clean up travis configuration

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## v.4.0.0 (2015-12-09)
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- Removed support for Chef Solo. Since this cookbook now supports Chef 12+ only it makes far more sense to use Chef Zero (local mode) if a Chef server is not available.
- Removed yum from the Berksfile as it wasn't being used
- Fixed bad variables being passed in the file_input custom resource
- Added Chefspec matchers

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## v.3.0.0 (2015-11-09)
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- Breaking change: The file_input LWRP has been updated to be a Chef 12.5 custom_resource, with backwards compatibility to all Chef 12.x released provided by compat_resource. Additionally the 'source' and 'cookbook' attributes in the file_input resource have been renamed to 'template_source' and 'cookbook_source' to prevent failures.
- Helpers for determining the service provider on Ubuntu have been removed since Chef 12 does the right thing with Init, Upstart, and systemd.
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- rsyslog::client no longer fails if there are no servers to forward logs to. Instead forwarding isn't configuring and a warning is written to the chef client log
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- Fix broken templating of /etc/rsyslog.d/49-remote.conf when relp was enabled. Added testing to prevent future regressions here.
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- Test Kitchen integration tests are now run via Travis so all PRs will be fully tested
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## v.2.2.0 (2015-10-05)
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- Add why-run support to the file_input LWRP
- Added support for rsyslog under systemd on Ubuntu 15.04+
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- Added new attribute node['rsyslog']['custom_remote']. See readme for additional information
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- Added source_url and issues_url metadata for Supermarket
- Fixed 49-relp.conf to honor logs_to_forward so it didn't just forward everything
- Updated contributing and testing docs
- Set the minimum supported Chef release to 11.0
- Added maintainers.toml and maintainers.md files
- Added Amazon Linux, Oracle, and Scientific Linux to the metadata
- Removed all pre-Ruby 1.9 hash rockets
- Updated development dependencies in the
- Fix a bad example attribute in the readme
- Updated Travis CI config to test on all modern Ruby releases

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## v.2.1.0 (2015-07-22)
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- Fixed minor markdown errors in the readme
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- Allow the server to listen on both TCP and UDP. For both set node['rsyslog']['protocol'] to 'udptcp'
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- Move the include for /etc/rsyslog.d/ to the very end of the rsyslog.conf config
- Added the ability to bind to a specific IP when running the server on UDP with node['rsyslog']['bind']
- Sync the comments in the rsyslog.conf file with the latest upstream rsyslog release
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- Change emerg to log to :omusrmsg: _vs._ on modern rsyslog releases to avoid deprecation warnings
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## v.2.0.0 (2015-05-18)
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Note: This version includes several breaking changes for Ubuntu users. Be sure to take care when deploying these changes to production systems.
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- 49-relp.conf now properly uses the list of servers discovered in the client recipe
- Fixed a typo that prevented file-input.conf from properly templating
- Added allow_non_local attribute to allow non-local messages. This defaults to false, which preserves the previous functionality
- The rsyslog directory permissions are now properly set using the user/group attributes instead of root/root
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- Properly drop permissions on Ubuntu systems to syslog/syslog. Introduces 2 new attributes to control the user/group: priv_user and priv_group
- Remove logging to /dev/xconsole in 50-default.conf on Ubuntu systems. This is generally not something you'd want to do and produces error messages at startup.
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## v.1.15.0 (2015-02-23)
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- Change minimum supported Fedora release to 20 to align with the Fedora product lifecycle
- Add supports CentOS to metadata
- Update Rubocop and Test Kitchen dependencies to the latest versions
- Update Chefspec to 4.0
- Fix CentOS 5 support in the Kitchen config
- Fix rsyslog service notification in the file_input LWRP

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## v.1.14.0 (2015-01-30)
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- Don't attempt to use journald on Amazon Linux since Amazon Linux doesn't use systemd
- Fixed setting bad permissions on the working directory by using the rsyslog user/group variables.
- Fixed bad variable in the 49-relp.conf template that prevented Chef converges from completing.
- Removed the 'reload' action from the rsyslog service as newer rsyslog releases don't support reload.
- Updated Chefspecs to remove deprecation warnings and added additional tests.
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- Removed node name from the comment block in the config files.
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- Added a new file_input LWRP for defining configs.
- Added support for chef solo search cookbook.
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## v1.13.0 (2014-11-25)
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- Rsyslog's working directory is now an attribute and is set to the appropriate directory on RHEL based distros
- The working directory is now 0700 vs 0755 for additional security
- Add the ActionQueueMaxDiskSpace directive with a default of 1GB to prevent out of disk events during large buffering
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- Updated RHEL / Fedora facilities to match those shipped by the distros
- Updated modules to match those used by journald (systemd) on Fedora 19+ and CentOS 7
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- Added an attribute additional_directives to pass a hash of configs. This is currently only being used to pass directives necessary for journald support on RHEL 7 / Fedora 19+
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- Added basic SUSE support
- Fixed logic that prevented Ubuntu from properly dropping privileges in Ubuntu >= 11.04
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- Added a chefignore file
- Updated Gemfile with newer releases of Test Kitchen, Rubocop, and Berkshelf
- Added Fedora 20, Debian 6/7, CentOS 7, and Ubuntu 12.04/14.04 to the Test Kitchen config
- Removed an attribute that was in the Readme twice
- Updated Travis to Ruby 2.1.1 to better match Chef 12
- Updated the Berksfile to point to Supermarket
- Refactored the specs to be more dry
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## v1.12.2 (2014-02-28)
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Fixing bug fix in rsyslog.conf

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## v1.12.0 (2014-02-27)
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- [COOK-4021] Allow specifying default templates for local and remote
- [COOK-4126] rsyslog cookbook fails restarts due to not using upstart

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## v1.11.0 (2014-02-19)
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### Bug
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- **[COOK-4256](https://tickets.opscode.com/browse/COOK-4256)** - Fix syntax errors in default.conf on rhel
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### New Feature
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- **[COOK-4022](https://tickets.opscode.com/browse/COOK-4022)** - Add use_local_ipv4 option to allow selecting internal interface on cloud systems
- **[COOK-4018](https://tickets.opscode.com/browse/COOK-4018)** - rsyslog TLS encryption support
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## v1.10.2
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No change. Version bump for toolchain.

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## v1.10.0
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### New Feature
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- **[COOK-4021](https://tickets.opscode.com/browse/COOK-4021)** - Allow specifying default templates for local and remote
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- **[COOK-3876](https://tickets.opscode.com/browse/COOK-3876)** - Cater for setting rate limits
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## v1.9.0
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### New Feature
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- **[COOK-3736](https://tickets.opscode.com/browse/COOK-3736)** - Support OmniOS
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- **[COOK-3609](https://tickets.opscode.com/browse/COOK-3609)** - Add actionqueue to remote rsyslog configurations
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- **[COOK-3608](https://tickets.opscode.com/browse/COOK-3608)** - Add 50-default template knobs
- **[COOK-3600](https://tickets.opscode.com/browse/COOK-3600)** - SmartOS support
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## v1.8.0
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### Improvement
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- **[COOK-3573](https://tickets.opscode.com/browse/COOK-3573)** - Add Test Kitchen, Specs, and Travis CI
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- **[COOK-3435](https://tickets.opscode.com/browse/COOK-3435)** - Add support for relp
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## v1.7.0
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### Improvement
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- **[COOK-3253](https://tickets.opscode.com/browse/COOK-3253)** - Enable repeated message reduction
- **[COOK-3190](https://tickets.opscode.com/browse/COOK-3190)** - Allow specifying which logs to send to remote server
- **[COOK-2355](https://tickets.opscode.com/browse/COOK-2355)** - Support forwarding events to more than one server
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## v1.6.0
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### New Feature
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- [COOK-2831]: enable high precision timestamps

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- [COOK-2377]: calling node.save has adverse affects on nodes relying on a searched node's ohai attributes
- [COOK-2521]: rsyslog cookbook incorrectly sets directory ownership to rsyslog user
- [COOK-2540]: Syslogd needs to be disabled before starting rsyslogd on RHEL 5
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- [COOK-2356]: rsyslog service supports status. Service should use it.
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- [COOK-2357]: rsyslog cookbook copies in wrong defaults file on Ubuntu !9.10/10.04
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## v1.5.0
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- [COOK-2141] - Add `$PreserveFQDN` configuration directive
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## v1.4.0
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- [COOK-1877] - RHEL 6 support and refactoring
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## v1.3.0
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- [COOK-1189] - template change does not restart rsyslog on Ubuntu
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This actually went into 1.2.0 with action `:reload`, but that change has been reverted and the action is back to `:restart`.
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## v1.2.0
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- [COOK-1678] - syslog user does not exist on debian 6.0 and ubuntu versions lower than 11.04
- [COOK-1650] - enable max message size configuration via attribute
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## v1.1.0
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Changes from COOK-1167:
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- More versatile server discovery - use the IP as an attribute, or use search (see README)
- Removed cron dependency.
- Removed log archival; logrotate is recommended.
- Add an attribute to select the per-host directory in the log dir
- Works with Chef Solo now.
- Set debian/ubuntu default user and group. Drop privileges to `syslog.adm`.
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## v1.0.0
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- [COOK-836] - use an attribute to specify the role to search for instead of relying on the rsyslog['server'] attribute.
- Clean up attribute usage to use strings instead of symbols.
- Update this README.
- Better handling for chef-solo.