I need to run splunk as non-root user as per security policy of the customer. The challenge I have faced is with Syslog-ng.
So the idea is to run syslog-ng as non-root user (let's say the user that is running splunk) which should allow splunk running with the same non-root user to read the syslog files.
is this feasible? anyone has seen/done this before?
asked 04 Apr '12, 05:51
answered 04 Apr '12, 06:00
Not really familiar with syslog-ng, but if you use
Hope this helps,
answered 04 Apr '12, 06:39