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Configuring MTA Logging to Syslog "mail" Facility (Doc ID 1994003.1)

Last updated on MAY 03, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Messaging Server - Version 7.0.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


We are having trouble configuring the MTA logs to log to the syslog "mail" facility. We tried setting the following parameter in msconfig:

But, doing the above on our various MTAs causes them to log to the "user" facility, and not to the "mail" facility as we would like. How do we configure these systems to send the MTA logs to both the Messaging Server logs and to the syslog using the "mail" facility?


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