[syslog-ng] Message loss (probably) within syslog-ng
mike at jeke.fdns.net
Sun Mar 5 21:12:11 CET 2006
On Sun, 5 Mar 2006, Vincent Haverlant wrote:
> I get a kind of message loss trouble like in some previous message with the
> subject "remote logging not reliable", but in his case, the remote logging
> was done other tcp and this was pointed as the probable cause of message
> loss. In my case only udp is involved.
is your OS dropping packets before syslog-ng gets a chance to grab them?
maybe run this command:
and look for dropped packets.
if you see some, then you can increase your UDP buffer size to help smooth
this out in the case of bursts.
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