Thoughts about controlling the syslog firehose for Ubuntu Server

Registered by Chuck Short on 2011-04-28

Deploying a large number of Ubuntu servers using Orchestra, system administrators will need to keep track of their syslog information from the machines they have deployed.

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
Robbie Williamson
Priority:
High
Drafter:
Chuck Short
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
Ubuntu Server
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for oneiric
Implementation:
Implemented
Milestone target:
milestone icon ubuntu-11.10-beta-2
Started by
Adam Gandelman on 2011-06-11
Completed by
Dave Walker on 2011-09-29

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Sprints

Whiteboard

Work Items for oneiric-alpha-2:
[james-page] File an ITP for octopussy in Debian: DONE
[gandelman-a] Write puppet module for central rsyslog server: POSTPONED
[gandelman-a] Write puppet module for rsyslog "client": POSTPONED

Work Items for oneiric-alpha-3:
Investigate sane defaults for central rsyslog server: DONE
[james-page] Package octopussy for Ubuntu: DONE
[james-page] Upload octopussy for Ubuntu: DONE

Work Items:
[james-page] Upload octopussy for Debian: POSTPONED

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Work Items

Dependency tree

* Blueprints in grey have been implemented.