Setup Rsyslog to Log to a Remote Server with Local Queue as Backup (Doc ID 2201334.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 17, 2016

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.1 and later
Linux x86-64

Goal

 How to configure Oracle Linux 7.X to send logs to remote syslog server, and as a backup measure when remote syslog is unavailable create a local in memory queue to keep a backlog of the latest log entries.

Solution

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