Freeradius Log with Rsyslog

Matt Zagrabelny mzagrabe at
Wed Jul 30 15:57:38 CEST 2014

On Wed, Jul 30, 2014 at 8:43 AM, Marco Aresu <marcoaresu at> wrote:
> Hi all,
> i ve configured Freeradius on my server and i would like to forward
> authentication log to an external server.
> I saw in the forum that i have to change Logdir from file to syslog
> but where do i have to specify the destination server?

I believe FR will use the local syslog socket.

You then configure (r)syslog to ship the logs wherever you'd like. I
use syslog-ng and it works well for shipping logs around.

I'd imagine that rsyslog will do the same.


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