Messsage Log was truncated, restarting from beginning


I'm using nxlog ce latest version with centos 7 with latest patches to read files from a directory that is a cifs mount to a windows server. Logs are in w3c format.

However from times to times, I'm getting the information in nxlog log file "INFO input file '' was truncated, restarting from the beginning", but the file isn't truncated.

Using strace with options -tfp (since debug option of nxlog doesn't give me much information) i get this:

AskedJune 19, 2018 - 3:15pm

Many computers use same nxlog.conf

I will install nxlog client with many computers ,but it means I will configure the same nxlog.conf one by one , it seems too trouble,please give me some good advise, thinks!

AskedJune 15, 2018 - 6:53pm

IIS Log reading to parse then Syslog

Good afternoon. I am trying to see if NXlog can solve a use case I have with IIS.

Input file file contains:

#Fields: date time s-ip cs-method cs-uri-stem cs-uri-query s-port cs-username c-ip cs(User-Agent) sc-status sc-substatus sc-win32-status sc-bytes cs-bytes time-taken
2017-11-22 11:00:17 HEAD /Autodiscover - 443 - HttpProxy.ClientAccessServer2010Ping 401 2 5 325 166 0

AskedJune 14, 2018 - 10:51pm