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VSFTPD log file, where does it store unsuccessfull log in attempts FC4 server

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Hello,
I have a FC4 server running VSFTPD.  I can not find where the log files are being kept for unsuccessful log in attempts, or where to set this in any of the vsftpd.conf file.
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Add  " syslog_enable=YES " in your /etc/vsftpd/vsftpd.conf file .
Then restart your vsftpd service  and syslog service .


Good Luck..!
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and check your log files  in /var/log/messages  . It won't log to /var/log/vsftpd.log
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remeshk,
Thank you for your quick response and help on this.  It did exactly what i wanted.  will this work on all .conf files?
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you are welcome .
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