Jeffrey W. Baker
Mon, 08 May 2000 09:53:23 -0700 (PDT)
On Mon, 8 May 2000, Florin Andrei wrote:
> How syslog-ng deals with high-volume logging? The old syslogd is very bad
> in this respect; if you feed it with lots of logs, the system slows down
> So, how does syslog-ng behaves in such cases?
I find that syslog-ng drops approximately 95% of all log entries when the
system generates them quickly. This is using the tcp protocol and writing
to a file on the remote machine.
This has kept me from trying to implement syslog-ng in production.