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Which one is better? syslog-ng or rsyslog or dsyslog? Please help me

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This question is off-topic for SO. –  Martin v. Löwis Nov 13 '10 at 7:36
Better how? Do you have any specific requirements? –  Zoredache Nov 13 '10 at 8:33
rsyslog :-) just adding to the options list –  Joris Nov 13 '10 at 9:19
This is off topic for serverfault too... –  Lucas Kauffman Jul 21 '12 at 20:59

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Use the one that came preinstalled, unless you know that you require specific advanced features.

If you require advanced features (automatic rotation, different backends, dynamically-named logfiles per remote logging host), syslog-ng will be a good starting point.

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