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ELDLLInstall V01.00.00cpp Joe Richards (joe@joeware.net) February 2002

 ELDLLInstall sourcename eventlog [OPTIONS]

   sourcename  Your sourcename
   eventlog    Which eventlog your Source is int

   /remove     Remove source from eventlog

    ELDLLInstall joeware system
      Add joeware source to system eventlog

    ELDLLInstall joeware system /remove
      Remove joeware source from system eventlog

  Categories defined
    1 - Informational
    2 - Warning
    3 - Error
    4 - Fatal Error
    5 - Notify
    6 - Log Entry

  Events defined
    100 - %1 Started
    101 - %1 Stopped
    102 - %1 Completed
    103 - %1 Completed in Error
    104 - FAILED TO COMPLETE: %1
    105 - ERROR: %1
    200 - %1
    201 - %1
    202 - %1
    ... - %1
    499 - %1

    This is intended to be used with logevent from the resource
    kit which allows you to stamp the event logs of a machine with
    with a given event. Usually when you do that you get the
    annoying message "The Description for  cannot be found.

    With this DLL and install program you can define your own event
    sources and have real looking event messages

  LogEvent examples

    logevent -s I -c 1 -r joeware -E 100 "Auto SP2 Upgrade"
      Logs information level (-s I) Informational Category (-c 1)
      eventID 100 (-E 100) using joeware source and %1 string is
      Auto SP2 Upgrade.

    logevent logevent -s E -c 4 -r joeware -E 300 "Major FUBAR!"
      Logs error(-s E) Fatal Error Category (-c 4) event
      ID 300 (-E 300) using joeware source and %1 string is
      Major Fubar.

 This software is Freeware. Use it as you wish at your own risk.
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 You can usually find me at joe@joeware.net