Dude as Syslog Server

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  • MT must be configured to send the log to the remote computer where the Dude is installed and the Dude must be configured to accept them.

Dude Configuration

  • Open the Dude's main user interface
  • go to Logs and make sure a log file type called Syslog exists


  • Click on Settings and then the Syslog tab. Check the port is set to 514 (the default)


Add rules to allow the permitted incoming IP address ranges (eg and select the Notification to be 'log to syslog'

Finally add a rule to drop all other 'unknown' connections