Syslog libary for MySQL. Copyright (C) [Nathan Johnson email@example.com]
Function is called as: syslog_write(facility, priority, ident, log_message)
where facility is one of:
'LOG_AUTH' The authorization system: login(1), su(1), getty(8), etc. 'LOG_AUTHPRIV' The same as LOG_AUTH, but logged to a file readable only by selected individuals. 'LOG_USER' Messages generated by random user processes. This is the default facility identifier if none is specified. 'LOG_DAEMON' system daemons without separate facility value 'LOG_LOCAL0'-'LOG_LOCAL7' Reserved for local use. Similarly for LOG_LOCAL1 through LOG_LOCAL7.
and priority is one of:
LOG_EMERG system is unusable LOG_ALERT action must be taken immediately LOG_CRIT critical conditions LOG_ERR error conditions LOG_WARNING warning conditions LOG_NOTICE normal, but significant, condition LOG_INFO informational message LOG_DEBUG debug-level message
ident is prepended to every message, and is typically set to the application name message is what is meant to be sent to syslog
facility, priority and identity should be constant strings. i.e., they should not change while iterating over a result set
to compile (on linux, for example):
gcc `mysql_config --cflags` -fPIC -shared -o lib_mysqludf_syslog.so lib_mysqludf_syslog.c
NOTE: most likely this will never compile on Windows, though it is vaguely possible that it could interface with syslog installed via cygwin.
to create function:
create function lib_mysqludf_syslog_info returns string soname 'lib_mysqludf_syslog.so'; create function syslog_write returns integer soname 'lib_mysqludf_syslog.so';
after copying syslog_udf.so to the appropriate place (plugin dir), or setting LD_LIBRARY_PATH as per the documentation
This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2.1 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
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