[CentOS] Re: suslog alternate log file

Mon Feb 27 22:30:04 UTC 2006
Keith Morse <kgmorse at mpcu.com>

Dave wrote:
> I have a cisco router sending syslog messages to a linux server. I've
> been looking around on how to log those into a separate file and I've
> run across using local7 in various howtos. It looks like you can have
> 8 different local log settings, but I can't seem to find any docs on
> how to set those up. Anyone have a howto on that?

My best suggestion is to take a look at syslog-ng for parsing this out.
Takes a bit to get the syntax right but well worth it.