[syslog-ng] [buffering log messages]

Balazs Scheidler bazsi at balabit.hu
Tue Dec 20 12:21:42 CET 2005

On Tue, 2005-12-20 at 09:38 +0100, Jürgen Heil wrote:
> hi everybody,
> we are using a central log (debian sarge) server running syslog-ng. all the
> hosts logging to the log server are running syslog-ng as well. does anybody
> know wheter syslog-ng on the hosts is able to buffer log messages to the
> local disk in case the logging server is not available?

no, it is using an in-memory buffer for this purpose only. the size of
this buffer can be controlled using log_fifo_size() on a per-destination
or on a global basis.


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