Configuring Logging in
sshd2 logs to the facility specified with the configuration
SysLogFacility. If the option is not set,
logs to the
For example, if you want
sshd2 to log to the
facility, you need to add the following to your server's configuration
The possible facilities are listed in Section Log Facilities below.
You also need to modify
syslog's configuration, so it knows
where to put the log messages.
/etc/syslog.conf (or equivalent):
On some systems, this file may need to exist before
write to it, so you may need to create it:
# touch /var/log/sshd2
syslog accesses files with a non-root UID, for example
logger, you need to change the ownership of the file to that user.
Remember to restart both
making changes to their configuration files.
Log Facilities for the
The following log facilities are available: