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Syslog level of logging

Hello i have syslog daemon, running on server with busy box, it runs with -l 6(LOG_INFO), and if write some info to this log with LOG_NOTICE(witch is equals to 5) should this information be recorded ...
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Syslogd: hardware error

The machine has been sending these messages to the terminal, paired with beeps from the speaker on the motherboard. These messages appear every 5 minutes, sometimes naming CPU2, sometimes CPU3. ...
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What does the - mean in this syslog configuration

news.crit /var/log/news/news.crit news.err /var/log/news/news.err news.notice -/var/log/news/news.notice So the docs indicate: The ...
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Syslog cannot start

I run rsyslog on Ubuntu server. after rsyslog starts, it restarts in a loop. here is a piece of /var/log/syslog: Aug 13 16:05:50 ip-10-92-237-215 rsyslogd: rsyslogd's groupid changed to 103 Aug 13 ...
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How to capture the remote [ rsh/rcp ] login events and information using syslog.conf

I am exploring ways to capture the remote login events in my Linux server [ Oracle Linux 5x ]. Many users are connecting to the server using rcp and rsh protocols , I wish to capture the events [ such ...
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Redirecting output from syslog to own log

I'm following this tutorial: Using Fail2ban To Block Wrong ISPConfig Logins, but rsyslog won't redirect the output from a file to another: /etc/rsyslog.d/12-ispconfig.conf: if $programname == ...
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syslog facilities

I have an application (in java) running in a Windows PC and I want to send logging messages to a syslog server running in a Linux box somewhere in the network. The problem I have is, that it is not ...
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“Supervising” syslog-ng in htop

I was working at my server, when in htop I just noticed something unusual. The syslog-ng process was listed as follows supervising syslog-ng /sbin/syslog-ng I don't know what it means. I tried ...
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syslog shell expansion

Is there an easy way to prevent the logging of commands run into syslog as post-shell expansion ? I.e log a command of "ls *.log" as just that, rather than "ls a.log b.log c.log d.log" It makes ...
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Message from Syslogd

During a ssh session running a long rsync-job the system crashed and I received the following output in my shell: Message from syslogd@x123 at Aug 21 13:42:05 ... kernel:[1050642.629179] ...
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Putting a remote syslog into its own file

I have a Tomato router and it has the capability to have its logs go to a external server. syslog is the obvious choice for this. So I enabled remote logging on my linux server's syslogd (syslogd -r) ...
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access windows log files from linux

I'm trying to remotely access windows log files from linux. So far I've found two different approaches. Install syslog server on windows machine and let windows send log files to linux, read those ...