rhevm-log-collector does not use new sosreport option for collecting log files defined in rsyslog.conf

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In my environment, we have modified /etc/rsyslog.conf to log into custom files such as /var/log/kernel. When we run the rhevm-log-collector collect command, it is not collecting these files.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV) 3.0
  • rsyslog is configured to log to logfiles or logfile locations not present in a standard RHEL installation

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