Remotely monitoring server activity
r3dnano at gmail.com
Wed Feb 6 20:13:38 CET 2019
Ok, Will give it a try.
On Wed, Feb 6, 2019 at 4:22 PM Alan DeKok <aland at deployingradius.com> wrote:
> On Feb 6, 2019, at 9:44 AM, R3DNano <r3dnano at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I'm trying to manage the global freeradius status from a remote location.
> > The files under /var/log/radius/radacct are pretty detailed and have a
> > lot of information about what is going on with the freeradius server.
> > However, searching the old mailing list archives, I see there's a
> > particular thread of someone asking how to send the radacct logs to a
> > remote syslog being not a recommended practice.
> Why not? It's fine.
> > What's a practical way of having this information for further analysis
> > outside of the freeradius server? Send it to an SQL database somehow
> > perhaps?
> > Also, about the logs sent to syslog (for further forwarding to a
> > remote syslog server) - is there a way to customize what's being sent
> > on those messages?
> No. The server messages can't be customized. There are literally
> hundreds of different messages.
> If you need *additional* custom messages, see the "linelog" module. It
> can do custom log messages to syslog. You can then use "linelog" any place
> you want additional logging.
> Alan DeKok.
> List info/subscribe/unsubscribe? See
More information about the Freeradius-Users