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 From:  Xavier Beaudouin <kiwi at oav dot net>
 To:  gary <gary at kryptic dash x dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Syslogd Help
 Date:  Thu, 28 Apr 2005 17:18:45 +0200
> I was wondering if anyone could give me a quick rundown of how to setup
> syslogd to log from m0n0 to a computer on my network. I have a freebsd 
> box
> running 4.11 and just want the logs to go to that box.  I've googled 
> and
> looked at the man page but can't figure out how to set it up correct. I
> opened port 514 like it says but am not sure after that. So I figured I
> would ask here.

a man syslogd will show you :

syslogd -a ip.ne.wo.ork/subnet

to allow syslogd to receive packets...

for example with basic pfsense configuration :

syslogd -a will add to allow acces to 

Hint : add syslogd_flasg="-a ...." in your /etc/rc.conf.


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