Syslogd - Different Files
laurence at istraresearch.com
Thu Sep 25 07:16:31 UTC 2008
This sends the logs of local and remote machines to both the
/var/log/message AND TO /var/log/remote.
So it actually duplicates /var/log/messages.
Does this work in your environment?
Can you clarify the -a IP1/mask1 etc?
Wojciech Puchar wrote:
>> I have read the man pages:
>> However it is very confusing what exactly to add to the syslog.conf
>> file. I have tried numerous variations but still no success.
> example on serwer blah.AAA.com
> *.* -/var/log/messages
> *.* -/dev/ttyvb
> *.* @blah2.BBB.com
> *.* -/var/log/remote
> this will log all OWN log to /var/log/messages, 12-th console and to
> server @blah2.BBB.com
> and will log all incoming messages from other hosts to /var/log/remote
> of course - in rc.conf don't forget to add
> syslogd_flags="-a IP1/mask1 -a IP2/mask2 ...."
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