1. ilya-shmel

    Add usermod, passwd and pkg events to syslog(-ng)

    Hello! I work with FreeBSD 13.2-RELEASE amd64 and send logs to a log-collector server (Debian 10 Buster). There's syslog-ng that have the config. Here's some additional lines to send logs to the remote server: 161 #log { source(src); destination(loghost); }; 162 destination lc_net {...
  2. pmaechler

    newsyslog - automaticaly remove unused logfiles

    Dear BSD Users I’m looking for a way to get rid of “abandoned” logfiles. We are using syslog-ng and are rotating the files with newsyslog Each client has his own logfile where we get stuff from syslog-ng. The files are in /var/log/syslog-ng/cpe/<customer>.log The newsyslog config line is...
  3. R

    portupgrade syslog-ng takes gigabytes of space!

    When portupgrading syslog-ng it took a lot of time so I let it run whole night. By morning I got such a message: libtool: install: /usr/bin/install -c lib/.libs/ /usr/ports/sysutils/syslog-ng/work/stage/usr/local/lib/ libtool: install: strip...
  4. barrandrea

    Solved Syslog-ng server Number of allowed concurrent connections reached

    On my network I'm running a syslog-ng server but i reached the maximum number of allowed connections. I try to set the max connections parameters in the source istance but when i try to restart the syslog-ng service don't work and tell me: Error parsing afsocket, syntax error, unexpected...