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I am currently using snort-2.9.3.1 outputting unified2 log format and using barnyard2-1.9 to process the alerts and send them to both syslog and a database. In some cases I have multiple instances of snort running on the same host and would like to log them separately.

Is there a way to configure barnyard2 such that depending on the input file name it will take different actions.

Something like,

 [snortmain_unified.log]
 output alert_syslog: LOG_AUTH LOG_ALERT

 [snortsecondary_unified.log
 output alert_syslog: LOG_LOCAL1 LOG_ERR

I am hoping to avoid running multiple instances of barnyard2.

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