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Kiwi Syslog Server 9.6.1 Release Notes

Last updated: April 27, 2017

These release notes describe the new features, improvements, and fixed issues in this release. 

New features and improvements

Cleanup of older messages logged to a database

The Log to Database action now includes an option to clean up the database by deleting older messages. Messages older than the specified number of days are automatically removed. 

Performance improvements

Performance has been improved for the following types of messages:

  • UDP
  • TCP
  • SNMP traps

Fixed issues

Kiwi Syslog Server 9.6 fixes the following issue.

Case number Description
870092, 907244, 916147, 916176, 921433 SNMP traps are now forwarded without changes. In previous versions, the SNMP trap was converted to a string and forwarded as a syslog messages, which could result in MAC addresses being displayed incorrectly.

Kiwi Syslog Server 9.6.1 fixes the following issues.

Case number Description

1131359, 1131448, 1133066, 1137376, 1139687, 1142862

Kiwi Syslog Server no longer creates large SolarWinds.SyslogServer.Engine.log files that consume significant disk space.
N/A Kiwi Syslog Server diagnostic information shows the correct buffer usage for all types of messages.

New customer installations

For information about installing Kiwi Syslog Server, see the Kiwi Syslog Server Installation Guide.

After installation, see the Kiwi Syslog Server Getting Started Guide for implementation and troubleshooting guidelines. The guide walks you through common configuration tasks to help you get up and running quickly. 

Upgrades

To upgrade from a previous version, see the Kiwi Syslog Server Upgrade Guide

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08:42, 3 Aug 2017

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