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Rsyslog is an enhanced multi-threaded syslogd with a focus on security and reliability. Among others, it offers support for on-demand disk buffering, reliable syslog over TCP, SSL, TLS and RELP, writing to databases, email alerting. It is a drop-in replacement for syslogd.

rsyslog in Lenny

Starting with Lenny, Debian uses rsyslog instead of sysklogd by default. See the Lenny release notes.

Here are some arguments from the discussions 1 2 3:

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