community.general.syslog_json callback – sends JSON events to syslog
This callback plugin is part of the community.general collection (version 8.3.0).
You might already have this collection installed if you are using the
It is not included in
To check whether it is installed, run
ansible-galaxy collection list.
To install it, use:
ansible-galaxy collection install community.general.
You need further requirements to be able to use this callback plugin,
see Requirements for details.
To use it in a playbook, specify:
This plugin is a notification callback. It sends information for a playbook run to other applications, services, or systems. See Callback plugins for more information on callback plugins.
This plugin logs ansible-playbook and ansible runs to a syslog server in JSON format.
The below requirements are needed on the local controller node that executes this callback.
whitelist in configuration
Syslog facility to log as.
Port on which the syslog server is listening.
Syslog server that will receive the event.
Log setup tasks.