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KB-1249: How to redirect centrifydc.log to a different directory

Auditing and Monitoring Service ,   Authentication Service ,  

4 January,18 at 07:58 PM


How to redirect the centrifydc.log to a different location other than /var/log (the default)?



First, turn on debug logging: 
/usr/share/centrifydc/bin/addebug on

Then change the auth.debug location in /etc/syslog.conf to point to the new location:
vi /etc/syslog.conf
# Centrify DirectControl logging
auth.debug                              -/var/log/centrifydc.log


Lastly, restart the syslog process.