Using Syslog For Oracle Glassfish Server 3.1 Logging Does Not Work On Redhat Linux ES 5 (Doc ID 1347779.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 24, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle GlassFish Server - Version 3.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

GlassFish Application Server provides the capability to redirect logging information to the syslog file on Unix platforms.  This functionality can be achieved by following the below steps:

  1. Login to the admin console
  2. Navigate to Configurations -> yourserver-config -> Logger Settings
  3. Check the "Write to system log" checkbox
  4. Restart Glassfish

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Solution

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