Verify that the system logging service
service rsyslog statusrsyslogd (pid 1632) is running...
If the service is not running, start it and enable it to start when the system is rebooted:
service rsyslog start#
chkconfig rsyslog on
Ensure that each log file referenced in
/etc/rsyslog.conf exists and is
owned and only readable by
It is also recommended that you use a central log server and that you configure Logwatch on that server. See Section 3.9, “Configuring and Using System Logging”.