rawlog data in a lua script

dovecot at ptld.com dovecot at ptld.com
Thu Jul 28 13:27:31 UTC 2022

> I'm searching for a possibility to have the rawlog feature in lua, which would be much easier for processing. 
> It would be much easier to hook to the "raw request and response events" inside Dovecot and have the rawlog-data in a lua script,
> where I can prepare it and send it to another maschine for monitoring/collection/analysis/statistics or similar, for example via HTTP. 

rsyslog has this feature (omprog) allowing you to setup any script/program for it to pipe logs to in real time.


Works similar in concept to postfix policy servers if you are familiar with them.

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