getting a syslog client to send messages to a rsyslog server
So I have a RedHat server running as a remote rsyslog server, and I am trying to send logs to it from other servers that only have syslog running. Is this possible?
Here's my rsyslog server config:
$ModLoad imuxsock # provides support for local system logging (e.g. via logger command)
$ModLoad imklog # provides kernel logging support (previously done by rklogd)
#$ModLoad immark # provides --MARK-- message capability
One suggestion I found is that "... UNIX system seems to don't understand the *.* so I just update the command line to
(Source: http://kb.monitorware.com/send-syslo...og-t10375.html )
Last edited by x; 02-15-2013 at 01:11 PM.
Reason: Adding source
I'm new to this whole logging thing, but it has become my responsibility since I'm the "linux guy" in our group. I'm not sure if *.debug will capture what I am trying to receive on the rsyslog server? How would I do an immediate test to see if that configuration works?