Re: syslog recommendations?
Michael Shuler <email@example.com>:
> On 09/28/2007 11:29 PM, Rogelio Bastardo wrote:
> > I'm looking for a few F/OSS syslog programs -- one easy to use (sort of
> > like Kiwi syslog) and another that's much more scalable and would let
> > me, say, aggregate logs from lots of different boxes and maybe even do
> > other sorts of cool things (find patterns, etc).
> I am not aware of a single package that will do all that you want, but a
> combination of a few packages should get you there. I use syslog-ng for
> aggregating logs from many servers, and I think it far surpasses the
> standard udp syslog daemon for reliability. Running logcheck and/or
It's far more powerful in filtering too. When pump was filling my
/var with meaningless logging, syslog-ng was very easy to configure to
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