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syslog from a firewall....

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am i stupid or why isnt that working...

i have a firewall and its configurated to send syslog messages to my computer ( - but i do not get any msg... i configurad, that i should get messages for any action on the router - on the consolescreen of the router itself - it does spamm the messages, but not on my pc...

i just modified the script in the helpfile (beta ....84)

;;This is the UDP Server

;;Start this first

; Start The UDP Services



; Bind to a SOCKET


$socket = UDPBind("", 514)

If @error <> 0 Then Exit

While 1

$data = UDPRecv($socket, 100)

If $data <> "" Then

MsgBox(0, "UDP DATA", $data, 1)




Func OnAutoItExit()




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I have tested your code and it works fine for me. 2 things that you might want to keep in mind.

1. The IP address in UDP bind must be your computers address and not your router.

2. If you are running a local firewall on your computer, allow port 514.

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#4 ·  Posted (edited)

I did this script to look for error messgaes that appear on one screen and send them to another PC, if you use it along with radmin you can also make it launch a remote control session. you can look for specific error screens or you can be quite generic and get all thet start with Error, Err,Er or what ever you want

Edit* wish I could type

Edited by ChrisL

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