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 From:  "Lloyd Palfrey" <lloyd at wsufftrust dot org dot uk>
 To:  "'Jeroen Visser'" <monowall at forty dash two dot nl>, <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] syslog to remote host only - not local?
 Date:  Wed, 17 May 2006 09:42:46 +0100
You can turn all the logs off by editing /etc/syslog.conf (using exec.php)

I guess you could create a udp socket to a remote syslog server, then echo
all the logs to the socket instead.



-----Original Message-----
From: Jeroen Visser [mailto:monowall at forty dash two dot nl] 
Sent: 17 May 2006 09:37
To: Graham Freeman; m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] syslog to remote host only - not local?

On Wed, 17 May 2006 01:22:09 -0700, Graham Freeman wrote
> I'd like to log as much as possible (e.g. activity blocked by the 
> default firewall rule), but I don't want to wear out my CF card 
> earlier than I have to.  Can I log everything to a remote syslog 
> server, and nothing (or next to nothing) on the local m0n0wall hardware?

Graham,

As far as I know, m0n0wall does not store it's logs on the CF card. It's a
rotating memory only syslog application. You cannot disable the local logs I
think, but since this is memory only, it should not wear out your CF. 

Remote syslogging can be enabled in the Diagnostics -> Log -> Settings page.

--
Jeroen Visser.


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