[CentOS] syslog remote computers
craigwhite at azapple.com
Thu Nov 20 00:36:55 UTC 2008
On Wed, 2008-11-19 at 18:19 -0600, Larry Vaden wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 19, 2008 at 6:02 PM, Craig White <craigwhite at azapple.com> wrote:
> > Trying to figure out if there's a way to get syslog.conf to direct
> > remote logging from a wireless access point to log to a separate file
> > instead of the main syslog and can't figure out how that could be done
> > from man syslog.conf (or man 2/3 of syslog)
> > this clearly doesn't work
> > 192.168.1.251.* /var/log/WAP-2.log
> > which according to the man page, makes sense since this the IP address
> > is not a facility.
> > Is there a way to do this that I am missing?
> The AP's syslog parms must match the syslog.conf parms.
> e.g., for a MikroTik AP,
> [root at catch22 ~]# grep -i mikrotik /etc/syslog.conf
> # MikroTik router messages
> user.* /var/log/mikrotik.log
I suspect I'm SOL...(Linksys WAP is Linux I think. They do have the
source code available for D/L)
restarted syslog service and then rebooted WAP but all of those files
are still empty ;-(
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