syslogd facility

Antoine Jacoutot ajacoutot at
Fri May 2 16:35:21 PDT 2003

Selon Andy Farkas <andyf at>: 
> I can suggest two things. 1/ run syslogd with -vv flags. This will show 
> what level/facility messages have. 2/ log everything to /var/log/all.log 
> by uncommenting the line in /etc/syslog.conf. Now you can tail -f and 
> watch what gets logged. 
> Also, read "man syslog.conf" very carefully.  
I finally figured out a solution: I used the LOCAL0 facility and it looks like 
it is working. 

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