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Not seeing kernel messages in syslog

I'm trying to track down a process that kills my mysql server on my CentOS box. I have the following setting in /etc/syslog.conf: *.*;mail.none;authpriv.none;cron.none /var/log/messages I ...
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CentOS 6: strange page allocation failure messages [duplicate]

I set up a new Server with CentOS 6.4 final as successor for an old mysql server and I'm facing some problems with it. From time to time mysql connections are being disconnected. Furthermore the ...
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Is it possible to modify the date/time format for sendmail logs?

CentOS 5.x | SendMail I'm cross-referencing logs with another application/server and would like to change the date format on the SendMail maillog. Presently it's MMM DD HH:MM:SS Is there any way ...
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CentOS centralised logging, syslogd, rsyslog, syslog-ng, logstash sender?

I'm trying to figure out the best way to setup a central place to store and interrogate server logs. syslog, Apache, MySQL etc. I've found a few different options but I'm not sure what would be best. ...
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CentOS - rsyslog and PHP - Log to remote, centralized server

I'm working on a project with a small number of servers which host a PHP application. Right now each server is currently logging php errors, locally, to /var/log/php/oops.log, but I would like ...
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Amavisd-new cannot start - missing Unix::Syslog (CentOS)

I followed the basic instructions here for installing amavisd, spamassassin + clamav... http://wiki.centos.org/HowTos/Amavisd I get the following error when trying to start amavisd... # service ...
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HAProxy running in chroot jail is only logging started messages

I've configured my HAProxy server to run in a chroot jail logging messages to syslog socket. My problem is that the only messsages currently being logged are for when haproxy is starting up. May 26 ...
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How to stop syslog from listening to 514 on CentOS 5.8

I have a CentOS 5.8 machine (with regular syslog) that for some reason is listening to port 514, even though it is not started with "-r" (to receive remote syslog messages). # netstat -tulpn | grep ...
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Why does iptables output to /dev/console?

For some reason I see the output from this iptables rule $IPT -A FORWARD --jump LOG $IPT -A FORWARD --jump ACCEPT on the console eventhough I have disabled kern in /etc/syslog.conf #kern.* ...
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Any logs of if/when “at” jobs were executed?

I've setup a couple of "at" jobs to execute at specific times on CentOS 5. This morning I don't see these commands in the queue ("atq"), as expected, but I also don't see were can I check whether the ...
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How to get perl stderr to httpd log file when using syslog

This question is about HTTPD (Apache) 2.? on centOS and modperl 1.7+ When I use the apache directive ErrorLog logs/error_log, my perl warnings show up in the error_log file. When I change this to ...
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How can I force syslog traffic to use TCP instead of UDP?

Centos 5.x I'd like to have my syslog traffic use TCP instead of UDP. Does the stock syslog daemon for CentOS support this? If so, where would I set that option? -M
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Is there some way (in Linux) to set how syslog writes its timestamp

My syslog configuration (the default CentOS 5.3 configuration) writes out time stamps that look like Jan 1 00:00:00 message I would like the timestamp to contain the year. Preferably it would ...
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How to setup SYSLOG in Centos for more than 8 devices?

I currently have syslog configuration files using local0 to local7 setup in such a way, that a particular device is assign to an specific local facility pointing to separate directories and files for ...