[syslog-ng] Syslog-ng not honoring negative flag

Fabien Wernli wernli at in2p3.fr
Fri Apr 9 06:43:04 UTC 2021

On Thu, Apr 08, 2021 at 06:04:13PM -0600, Dan Egli wrote:
> I'm still hoping someone on this list can help me out. My syslog-ng
> configuration seems to be mixing things up. I am TRYING to separate things,
> so that anything from sshd goes to /var/log/sshd/sshd.log, anything from
> samba goes to /var/log/samba/log.samba, and anything ELSE hitting the syslog
> is going to /var/log/messages. My problem is, the sshd log seems to be
> picking up samba messsages, and the main log (/var/log/messages) is picking
> up them BOTH. But I have filters in my config to say this one, not that one.
> If anyone is willing to help me out, the following files are live on my web
> server:
> https://www.newideatest.site/syslog-conf            The current

There is a typo in your config : program("ssdhd")

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