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Logging facilities

The vRouter supports the following standard syslog facilities.

Table 1. Syslog facilities
Facility Description

auth

Authentication and authorization

authpriv

Nonsystem authorization

cron

Cron daemon

daemon

System daemons

kern

Kernel

lpr

Line printer spooler

mail

Mail subsystem

mark

Time stamp

news

USENET subsystem

security

Security subsystem

syslog

System logging

user

Application processes

uucp

UUCP subsystem

local0

Local facility 0 (unused)

local1

Local facility 1 (unused)

local2

Local facility 2 (unused)

local3

Local facility 3 (unused)

local4

Local facility 4 (unused)

local5

Local facility 5 (user commands)

local6

Local facility 6 (data plane)

local7

Local facility 7 (routing protocols)

all

All facilities excluding “mark”

In addition, logging can be selectively enabled for some specific routing components. For more information, refer to Enabling and disabling logging for specific features.