on the filer that not outputting messages. check if someone created /etc/syslog.conf file. if you don't see important customization in it. you can delete/rename the file so the system will have the default behavior
You guys were right, someone create a syslog.conf file on the mute Filer... I deleted and know it's all talky again Thanks for you both for the fast reply, gonna give a good read on both your references.