[syslog-ng]Syslog-ng and Linux iptables

Ken Armstrong ken.armstrong3@sympatico.ca
Mon, 14 May 2001 16:50:52 -0400

Thanks - That solved the problem. .   Ken

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[mailto:syslog-ng-admin@lists.balabit.hu]On Behalf Of Balazs Scheidler
Sent: May 14, 2001 4:13 AM
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Subject: Re: [syslog-ng]Syslog-ng and Linux iptables

On Sun, May 13, 2001 at 10:53:08PM -0400, Ken Armstrong wrote:
> Hello,
> I am having problems getting syslog-ng to work with the iptables logging
> facility under linux.
> The iptables rules allow logging and it works fine with the standard
> klogd/syslogd loggers with RedHat 7.1.  I believe that the default kernel
> messeges use kern.warn as the facility.priority.
> When I replace syslogd with syslog-ng (and keep using the default klogd) I
> no longer receive any of the kernel messages.

RedHat uses unix-dgram instead of unix-stream for incoming messages, so
change your local source accordingly.

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