6.7. mbox: Converting local e-mail messages to log messages
mbox() driver, syslog-ng OSE can read e-mail messages from local mbox files, and convert them to multiline log messages.
This driver has only one required option, the filename of the mbox file. To use the
mbox() driver, the
scl.conf file must be included in your syslog-ng OSE configuration:
mbox() driver is actually a reusable configuration snippet configured to read log messages using the
file() driver. For details on using or writing such configuration snippets, see Section 5.6.2, Reusing configuration blocks. You can find the source of the configuration snippet on GitHub.