Installation of syslog-ng on CentOS 6

  1. Enable EPEL
  2. yum install -y syslog-ng
  3. Configure /etc/syslog-ng/syslog-ng.conf
  4. chkconfig syslog-ng on
  5. chkconfig rsyslog off
  6. service rsyslog stop
  7. service syslog-ng start