z/OS® system log (z/OS SYSLOG) data can originate either from the z/OS user exits or the operations log (OPERLOG).
Data stream definition for SYSLOG data
Table 1 indicates the configuration values to use in defining this data stream in the Z Common Data Provider Configuration Tool.
|Type of node in the policy||Required configuration value|
|Data Stream||One of the following values:
To select this data stream in the Configuration Tool: In the
Select data streamwindow, click , and select the check box for the respective data stream.
Tip: You cannot define both a z/OS SYSLOG and a z/OS SYSLOG from OPERLOG data stream in the same policy.
|Filter Transform||Not required|
|Subscriber||See Subscriber configuration.
Important: When you use the Generic Kafka subscriber protocol, you must select the CSV format. Key-Value format is not supported for this data stream definition.