new grok version available (20070915)
Posted Sat, 15 Sep 2007
Hop on over to the grok project page and download the new version. The changelist from the previous announced release is as follows:
Changes for 20070915: * Added 'grok_patfind.pl' which adds 'grok -F' functionality. Read about it here: http://www.semicomplete.com/blog/geekery/grok-pattern-autodiscovery.html * Proper shutdown is called to kill the "hack" subprocess * Add 'shell' option to 'type' sections; not currently used. * Warn if we're trying to override an existing filter. * Added more perlthoughts to t/theory/ * Numerous pattern regex changes: - NUMBER no longer uses Regexp::Common's real number regex since that one matches '.' and my thoughts are that '.' is not a number - Added POSITIVENUM pattern - Fix HOSTNAME to match hostnames starting with a number (Again, Regexp::Common fails me) - Add path patterns: UNIXPATH, WINPATH, URI - MONTH no longer matches 0 through 12 - DAY no longer matches 0 through 6 - SYSLOGPROG is more specific now, since valid prog names can have dashes.