Linux Log System

Code No
Skill Category No: 
2
Skill No: 
3
Topic No: 
10
Level: 
II
Objective: 

Understanding the log system and how to manage them

  • Understanding the concept of syslog and log files
  • Understanding the Linux log files
  • Understanding the logging policies
  • Knowing how to manage log files: logrotate
  • Knowing the system event logger: syslog
  • Condensing log files to useful information