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- where is the logfile?
October 4, 2006, 2:50 pm
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Re: where is the logfile?
sshd logs via the syslog facility, the configuration of which is
typically in /etc/syslog.conf Usually folks have most things
logged to /var/log/messages so that's a good first place to look.
In sshd_config I believe these settings dictate how syslog sees the
messages, for example:
Then in syslog.conf you could set a separate file for logging auth
facility messages with a line like
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