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Many Linux solutions write the information to /var/log/messages.

On AIX, Solaris, and HP-UX, the syslog is written to /var/adm/messages.

Unfortunately, this means that the information is difficult to read without using special tools.

The syslog service is a daemon that runs the background and accepts log entries and writes them to one or more individual files.

For example, all UNIX and Linux machines use the syslog, a generic logging system that is used by the operating system and applications and services to log information.

The location of the various log files varies from system to system.

Listing 4 shows the main configuration content of the default file from a Solaris 10 installation. Sample file *.err;kern.notice;auth.notice /dev/sysmsg *.err;kern.debug;daemon.notice;/var/adm/messages *.alert;kern.err;operator *.alert root *.emerg * ...