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Sep 7 2017

How to Setup Rsyslog Remote Logging on Linux (Central Log Server) #rsyslog #database

# How to Setup Rsyslog Remote Logging on Linux (Central Log Server) Every Linux distribution have some kind of logging mechanism that records all the system activities. A while back we provided a list of 20 log files that are stored under /var/log that you might be helpful during troubleshooting. These logs are very critical for sysadmin for troubleshooting purpose. The following are the three common methods to log a message: Logging on the same server: Messages get written into the local hard drive/local database Logging on a remote server: Many systems forward their logs over the network to a …