Cisco Remote Syslog on different UDP/TCP Port

Posted on 2011-10-23
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Last Modified: 2012-05-12
I have a couple of Cisco 2960's sending syslog messages to a remote syslog-ng on port 514 (standard).


I need to set another Switch so it sends traffic to the same syslog server but on another UDP port (such as 714),, is that possible,?

I cannot find the option on the documentation.


Question by:MannyMora
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Expert Comment

ID: 37015244
you can send it via tcp

Logging to inside tcp/1468

Author Comment

ID: 37015357
It is a Cisco Switch 2960G,, your command resembles PIX/ASA/ROUTER
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Expert Comment

by:Marius Gunnerud
ID: 37017108
you can configure it like this (where is the ip of the syslog server)

conf t

logging host transport udp port 714

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MannyMora earned 0 total points
ID: 37080581
According to the documentation, the C2960G doesnt have that capability.

Author Closing Comment

ID: 37098985
Contacted Cisco support and read the documentation.

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