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sr #106716: How do we set up a Tiger log server?

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Submitted on:  Fri 10 Apr 2009 07:41:35 PM UTC  
Category:  None Priority:  5 - Normal
Severity:  3 - Normal Status:  Done
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  Javier Fernandez-Sanguino Peña <jfs>
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Fri 07 Sep 2012 02:11:07 PM UTC, comment #1:

Sorry for the late response.

The manpage says:

-l logdir|@logserver
(...) If the directory begins with a @, the name will be interpreted as a tiger logging server. (..)

If you review the code you will see that Tiger uses the sendtologger() function when you define a LOGDIR that contains a @ . The second part of the LOGDIR definition will be used to define the hostname where the logs are sent to:

You can read through the sendtologger() function in tiger to see the details of what Tiger actually does.

Javier Fernandez-Sanguino Peña <jfs>
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Fri 10 Apr 2009 07:41:35 PM UTC, original submission:

In the Tiger documentation it mentions that the log files can be sent to a log server using telnet on port 5353. How do we set this up? Can't seem to find anything in the documentation.



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