HOWTO install rsyslog7 when rsyslog 5 is installed (Doc ID 2258627.1)

Last updated on APRIL 30, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

When attempting to install rsyslog7, it fails with a conflict error with rsyslog.

Error: rsyslog7 conflicts with rsyslog-5.8.10-10.0.1.el6_6.x86_64

Solution

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