How to configure rsyslog to write Linux Container logs to a separate file

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  • Container workload messages are written to the /var/log/messages file, and we would like them written to a separate file instead. Is that possible?
  • How can I avoid container workload messages being written to /var/log/messages?


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8
  • Containerized workloads

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