Archive for 'Syslog'

Visualizing syslog data with LogAnalyzer and rsyslog-mysql

I recently discussed setting up rsyslog to write syslog data to a MySQL database. Once you get this set up, you can start writing SQL statements to view the data in various ways. The next logical step is visualizing your data, and that’s where LogAnalyzer comes in. LogAnalyzer is a PHP application that can be […]

How to get around the PHP “strftime(): It is not safe to rely on the system’s timezone settings” warning

When I was playing around with the LogAnalyzer Statistics page I received the following error in each of the display boxes: Warning: strftime(): It is not safe to rely on the system’s timezone settings. You are *required* to use the date.timezone setting or the date_default_timezone_set() function. In case you used any of those methods and […]