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How to Configure a Custom Log File and Location For Rsyslog on Oracle Linux (Doc ID 2621817.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 20, 2019

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
Linux x86-64


In some situations or environments, there may be a requirement to configure the rsyslog service to log to a different log file or location than to the default /var/log/messages.

This article describes how rsyslog can be configured to do this.


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