[CentOS] Syslog question

Jim Perrin jperrin at gmail.com
Thu Nov 20 22:32:36 UTC 2008

On Thu, Nov 20, 2008 at 2:10 PM, Marc G. <marcg.2002 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks. Can any of the syslog alternatives be configured to have more local
> facilities than what's available in syslog (I think syslog-ng has the same
> problem) ?
> -- m

As Ignacio has already said, it's pretty much not possible, however
you can use rsyslog and its regex filtering capability to sort logs in
a more sane fashion, assuming that's what you're going after. Have a
look at the rsyslog documentation for their filtering capabilities.

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