Chuck Rock wrote:
> On Sat, 8 Mar 2003, Michael K. Smith wrote:
> > This might be your issue, because you haven't specified the service after
> > you subnet.  Try the following:
> >
> > /usr/sbin/syslogd -a* -a*
> Accordifn to the man page, that just specifies what port to listen on. By
> default it's 514 syslog port.

No, that's not what it says. I quote:

    If specified, _service_ is the name or number of an UDP service (see
    services(5)) the source packet must belong to.

In other words, it's the port the remote syslog is sending from, not the
port the local syslogd is listening on.

Dean C. Strik             Eindhoven University of Technology
"This isn't right. This isn't even wrong." -- Wolfgang Pauli

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