How to configure firewalld to log dropped packets to a specific file location?

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  • How to specify a specific file location, such as /var/log/firewalld.log to log packets that are dropped by firewalld?


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7.6
  • firewalld

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