[syslog-ng]STATS: dropped N

Balazs Scheidler syslog-ng@lists.balabit.hu
Thu, 23 Sep 2004 13:00:43 +0200

On Wed, 2004-09-22 at 15:31, bedo.sandor@ln.matav.hu wrote:
> Hi,
> Could You tell me what is the measure exactly of the number
> at the end of the "STATS: dropped" log lines?  I have really
> great numbers found...

that's the number of internally dropped messages. if you have a TCP
destination which is not able to process messages at the required rate
you will get message loss.