[syslog-ng] Delay writing to files
vrkid at yahoo.com
Tue Dec 27 09:47:34 CET 2005
Nothing but what I already sent the mailing list. I think that the
problem might be 1 if 2:
1. the directive: log_fifo_size (999999);
2. a problem in the way that syslog-ng writes to files.
I will try to decrease the log_fifo_size directive and see what
--- Nate Campi <nate at campin.net> wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 26, 2005 at 03:14:21AM -0800, Paolo Supino wrote:
> > Here is an update on the interval in writing to the log file:
> > the output of ls -l on the file:
> > -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 6234 Dec 26 08:03 switch-01.log
> > and the last messsege coming in on the NIC (captured by tcpdump):
> > 12:56:57.564348 IP switch-01.1024 > syslog.hot.net.il.syslog: UDP,
> > length 75
> > As you can see the time interval is almost 5 hours... :-(
> Wow, I can see how you'd be frustrated. Do you have any filters that
> might be preventing particular messages from being written to the
> Put in a catchall destination to see if it differs from the logging
> your filtered files.
> Hope this helps.
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