RHEL Logging

Hello everyone,
Is there a way to supress logging to messages when logging to external loggers (i.e. the network devices) that are already logging to /var/log/devices.? I have an issue where I am logging all syslogs for network devices to /var/log/devices however my /var/log/messages is filling up with the same information. Is there a way to stop this?
Raymond BarberSenior Linux Systems EngineerAsked:
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arnoldCommented:
Facility.none needs to be added to the line where /var/log/messages is
I.e.
Auth.*;daemon.*;mail.none;local6.none /var/log/messages
local6.* /var/log/devices
local6.* *remote_syslogger
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Raymond BarberSenior Linux Systems EngineerAuthor Commented:
Arnold Here it is:

### RULES ####

# Log all kernel messages to the console.
# Logging much else clutters up the screen.
kern.*  /dev/console

# Log anything (except mail) of level info or higher.
# Don't log private authentication messages!
*.info;mail.none;authpriv.none;cron.none;local6.none                /var/log/messages

# The authpriv file has restricted access.
authpriv.*                                              /var/log/secure

# Log all the mail messages in one place.
mail.*                                                  -/var/log/maillog


# Log cron stuff
cron.*                                                  /var/log/cron

# Everybody gets emergency messages
*.emerg                                                 *

# Save news errors of level crit and higher in a special file.
uucp,news.crit                                          /var/log/spooler

# Save boot messages also to boot.log
local7.*                                                /var/log/boot.log


# ### begin forwarding rule ###
# The statement between the begin ... end define a SINGLE forwarding
# rule. They belong together, do NOT split them. If you create multiple
# forwarding rules, duplicate the whole block!
# Remote Logging (we use TCP for reliable delivery)
#
# An on-disk queue is created for this action. If the remote host is
# down, messages are spooled to disk and sent when it is up again.
#$WorkDirectory /var/lib/rsyslog # where to place spool files
#$ActionQueueFileName fwdRule1 # unique name prefix for spool files
#$ActionQueueMaxDiskSpace 1g   # 1gb space limit (use as much as possible)
#$ActionQueueSaveOnShutdown on # save messages to disk on shutdown
#$ActionQueueType LinkedList   # run asynchronously
#$ActionResumeRetryCount -1    # infinite retries if host is down
# remote host is: name/ip:port, e.g. 192.168.0.1:514, port optional
#*.* @@remote-host:514
# ### end of the forwarding rule ###

#$ModLoad ommysql
#$template cacti_syslog,"INSERT INTO syslog_incoming(facility, priority, date, time, host, message) values (%syslogfacility%, %syslogpriority%,  '%timereported:::date-mysql%', '%timereported:::date-mysql%', '%HOSTNAME%', '%msg%')", SQL
#*.*
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arnoldCommented:
Yes.

note the local6.none was merely an example, you have to see which facility your devices events are coming over on and handle it accordingly.
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