configure syslog prefix

Matus UHLAR - fantomas uhlar at
Wed Jul 3 08:53:27 UTC 2013

On 02.07.13 13:49, Klaus Darilion wrote:
>Some software allows to configure the syslog prefix, but I couldn't 
>find that for bind.
>Is there a workaround to get something like that?
>named-incoming[11926]: zone mydomain/IN: Transfer started.
>named-incoming[11926]: transfer of 'mydomain/IN' from 
>connected using
>named-outgoing[13479]: client transfer of 
>'mydomain/IN': AXFR-style IXFR started: TSIG mydomain
>named-outgoing[13479]: client transfer of 
>'mydomain/IN': AXFR-style IXFR ended

You seem to want different process names for different log types.
I'm afraid you can not do that and playing with named process name or links 
won't help        

However: you can use "print-category yes" which will give you a category
name to which the particular logs belong to.

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