ONTAP Discussions

Syslog Event Source IPs

darraghos

Guys, I have 2 separate C-Mode 9.3 clusters that syslog events to an external syslog server. This is generally working fne and both have the exact same policy defined. However, on one cluster I get the following:

 

  • syslogs with source IP for each node and each cluster IP i.e. each node is sending syslogs and each cluster is

On the other one though I only get logs from the nodes IPs and not the cluster. Is this configureable  somewhere? 

1 REPLY 1

Lacem

-Each node is responsible for its EMS logging and as such will send via the node mgmt interface. Its possible we may be using the cluster mgmt LIF due to a connection problem with the node mgmt LIF. Or possibly routing is not correct.

 

-Suggest to open a support case so that we can investigate further.

-When opening a case provide the following: 

--Cluster SNs
--::>event destination show -instance

Also , please review the following articles:

https://kb.netapp.com/app/answers/answer_view/a_id/1001020/loc/en_US#__highlight

https://kb.netapp.com/app/answers/answer_view/a_id/1029819/~/how-to-forward-syslog-messages-to-a-remote-syslog-loghost-in-clustered-data

 

Please also check that we can ping and traceroute from the syslog server to the cluster_mgmt LIF and the node_mgmt LIF

 

Announcements
NetApp on Discord Image

We're on Discord, are you?

Live Chat, Watch Parties, and More!

Explore Banner

Meet Explore, NetApp’s digital sales platform

Engage digitally throughout the sales process, from product discovery to configuration, and handle all your post-purchase needs.

NetApp Insights to Action
I2A Banner
Public