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Properly Configured Rsyslog on CentOS

I'm trying to configure Rsyslog 5.8.10 on CentOS 6.4 to send Apache's error and access logs to a remote server. It's working, but I have a couple questions. UPDATE: A, B and C are the only ones ...
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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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Moving from syslog.conf to syslogng.conf

I'm moving a Solaris box from syslogd to syslog-ng, because the Solaris version of syslogd obliterates the original source hostname on the logs. I'm looking through the syslogng.conf documentation, ...
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How to check syslog.d is running

My syslog is running correctly but out of curiosity how to check that syslog daemon is running. Is there anyway I could check the status like apache root@server1:/etc# /etc/init.d/apache2 status ...
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syslogd: Logfile format (not configuration format)

I'd like to parse logfiles. Is the logfile format of syslogd the same for all systems? On my system (Debian Lenny), it's: Mar 7 04:22:40 my-host-name ... (I'm not much interested in the ... part) ...
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syslog.conf - redirecting log entries from /var/log/messages

I'd like to redirect all messages from dhcpd to their own log file, rather than having them appear in /var/log/messages. When I put the following lines in /etc/syslog.conf: !dhcpd *.* ...
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syslogd filtering not working on FreeBSD

I am failing to get filtering by program or facility working in FreeBSD syslogd. I added local6.debug /var/log/test.log !testd *.debug /var/log/test.log to my ...
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Remote Logging with syslog

I have two machines running FreeBSD, bsdclient and bsdserver. I am trying to setup remote logging such that bsdclient sends all the logs to bsdserver. My syslog.conf on bsdclient goes like this *.* ...
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Remote logging with Syslogd, can I change the hostname?

I am running ddwrt v24-sp2 on three WRT54GL routers. These routers all send their syslog information to the same remote server using syslogd The problem is that in the logs the hostname will change ...
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Configuring 'audit' facility in syslog-ng on solaris server?

This is a follow-up to this question. mghocke was kind enough to help me out with that question, but this is really a separate question, therefor a new post. I really don't know a lot about syslog, ...
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How to supress specific message in syslogd 1.4.1

Is there any way to suppress specific message in syslogd? I have couple of Linux Oracle 5.10 servers with syslogd 1.4.1 As all my servers are production servers - I can't upgrade syslogd to rsyslogd ...
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OS X Server 10.4 postfix qmngr is suddenly using tons of resources

I have an Apple XServe G5, running 10.4 server, that I use primarily for my (small) companies website and internal email. Usually, the processor usage hovers around 5-10% total. As I have a rather ...
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Syslog buffering

I have a large number of "client" machines (Mac Minis running OS X 10.6.3) that need to send data to a central server, also running OS X, so I am using remote syslogging to accomplish this. My ...
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Rsyslog 8.12 doesn't like my TLS config

Rsyslog 8.11 -> 8.12 update stopped logging, but only when using TLS. I send to one destination without TLS (destination A) and to another with TLS (destination B). Destination A kept on working ...
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Syslogd acctack

My hosting company told me, my VPS server (CentOS release 6.6) have abnormal activities issue (hacking other server) and blocked my outgoing traffic, they just give me limit info: The hacking ...