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4 files changed, 15 insertions, 9 deletions
diff --git a/ChangeLog b/ChangeLog
index 35b0656f..2d817343 100644
--- a/ChangeLog
+++ b/ChangeLog
@@ -1,7 +1,11 @@
-Version 5.9.6 [V5-DEVEL], 2012-03-??
+Version 5.9.6 [V5-BETA], 2012-04-12
+- added configuration directives to customize queue light delay marks
- permit size modifiers (k,m,g,...) in integer config parameters
Thanks to Jo Rhett for the suggestion.
+- bugfix: hostname was not requeried on HUP
+ Thanks to Per Jessen for reporting this bug and Marius Tomaschewski for
+ his help in testing the fix.
- bugfix: imklog invalidly computed facility and severity
- added configuration directive to disable octet-counted framing
@@ -9,7 +13,6 @@ Version 5.9.6 [V5-DEVEL], 2012-03-??
for imptcp, directive is $InputPTCPServerSupportOctetCountedFraming
- added capability to use a local interface IP address as fromhost-ip for
locally originating messages. New directive $LocalHostIPIF
-- added configuration directives to customize queue light delay marks
Version 5.9.5 [V5-DEVEL], 2012-01-27
- improved impstats subsystem, added many new counters
diff --git a/ b/
index ccb2c47a..6e140b31 100644
--- a/
+++ b/
@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@
# Process this file with autoconf to produce a configure script.
m4_ifdef([AM_SILENT_RULES], [AM_SILENT_RULES([yes])])
diff --git a/doc/manual.html b/doc/manual.html
index fdeb2980..55809f3e 100644
--- a/doc/manual.html
+++ b/doc/manual.html
@@ -19,7 +19,7 @@ rsyslog support</a> available directly from the source!</p>
<p><b>Please visit the <a href="">rsyslog sponsor's page</a>
to honor the project sponsors or become one yourself!</b> We are very grateful for any help towards the
project goals.</p>
-<p><b>This documentation is for version 5.9.4 (stable branch) of rsyslog.</b>
+<p><b>This documentation is for version 5.9.6 (stable branch) of rsyslog.</b>
Visit the <i><a href="">rsyslog status page</a></i></b>
to obtain current version information and project status.
</p><p><b>If you like rsyslog, you might
@@ -46,8 +46,9 @@ if you do not read the doc, but doing so will definitely improve your experience
<li><a href="generic_design.html">backgrounder on generic syslog application design</a></li>
<li><a href="modules.html">description of rsyslog modules</a></li>
<li><a href="rsyslog_packages.html">rsyslog packages</a></li>
-<li><a href="">the rsyslog "cookbook"</a> - a set of configurations ready to use</li>
+<p><b>To keep current on rsyslog development, follow
+<a href="">Rainer's twitter feed</a>.</b></p>
<p><b>We have some in-depth papers on</b></p>
<li><a href="install.html">installing rsyslog</a></li>
@@ -103,14 +104,16 @@ online documentation (most current version only)</a></li>
mailing list</a>. If you are interested in the "backstage", you
may find
<a href="">Rainer</a>'s
-<a href="">blog</a> an
+<a href="">blog</a> an
interesting read (filter on syslog and rsyslog tags).
+Or meet <a href="">Rainer Gerhards at Facebook</a>
+or <a href="">Google+</a>.
If you would like to use rsyslog source code inside your open source project, you can do that without
any restriction as long as your license is GPLv3 compatible. If your license is incompatible to GPLv3,
you may even be still permitted to use rsyslog source code. However, then you need to look at the way
<a href="licensing.html">rsyslog is licensed</a>.</p>
<p>Feedback is always welcome, but if you have a support question, please do not
mail Rainer directly (<a href="free_support.html">why not?</a>) - use the
-<a href="">rsyslogmailing list</a>
+<a href="">rsyslog mailing list</a>
or <a href="">rsyslog formum</a> instead.
diff --git a/doc/version_naming.html b/doc/version_naming.html
index 8c1b9187..3bfa19bb 100644
--- a/doc/version_naming.html
+++ b/doc/version_naming.html
@@ -105,7 +105,7 @@ versions. It applies to versions 1.0.0 and above. Versions below that
are all unstable and have a different naming schema.</p>
<p><b>Please note that version naming is currently being
changed. There is a
-<a href="">blog
+<a href="">blog
post about future rsyslog versions</a>.</b></p>
<p>The major version is incremented whenever a considerate, major
features have been added. This is expected to happen quite infrequently.</p>
@@ -127,4 +127,4 @@ expected to happen quite infrequently.</p>
<p>In general, the unstable branch carries all new development.
Once it concludes with a sufficiently-enhanced, quite stable version, a
new major stable version is assigned.</p>
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