Archive for May, 2012

Configuring Tomcat to log via syslog

By default Tomcat does not log to syslog. Due to various reasons I was going to configure Tomcat to log via syslogd on localhost, which would then forward logs to central loghost. This was all done on servers running RHEL 5 and Tomcat 5.5. To do this I used log4j: root@ultra:~# cd /var/lib/tomcat5/common/lib root@ultra:~# ln […]

Posted on May 29, 2012 at 06:23 by somedude · Permalink · One Comment
In: centos, linux, redhat, syslog, tomcat