In my configuration, I have rsyslog who is in charge of following changes of /home/user/my_app/shared/log/unicorn.stderr.log using imfile. The content is sent to another remote logging server using ...
Good morning, I'm new to everything sysadmin. I"m trying to set a few server processes to log to rsyslog (for future shipping abilities, etc.), but want to have clean log files on my local machine ...
I have setup rsyslog to dump syslog data into mysql so that LogAnalyzer can easily access and interact with it. How do I automate a job to remove syslog data of a certain age for the mysql database ...
I have denyhosts running on my server to block IPs that repeated fail to login over ssh, for example brute force style attacks. I can see that entries in the auth.log file have not been updated in the ...
I want to force logfile rotation using logrotate -f /var/log/syslog, but it's only return tones of: error: syslog:1 unknown option 'May' -- ignoring line error: syslog:1 unexpected text I know that ...
Is there any benefit to using rsyslog's rotation abilities over the standard /sbin/logrotate?