solving rsyslog write errors

When rsyslog reports a write error, it includes the operating-system generated error message. It should hopefully give you a clue what the problem cause was. Unfortunately from time to time to root cause is not obvious. In this case please check the following potential causes: Was OS/rsyslog config change applied but rsyslog not restarted? Rsyslog […]

rsyslog error 51 [warning]

File has been truncated This is not a real error but rather a warning message. Most probably it occurs when monitoring files with imfile and “reopenOnTruncate” has been set to “on”. In this case, it indicates truncation of the file has been detected, and as such imfile begins to read it’s content from the beginning […]

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