[RHOCP 4.x] General queries related Router access logs forwarding to syslog server

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  • How to verify if the logs are getting received at the syslog destination when router access log forwarding is enabled?

  • Is there any type of queuing mechanism for these router/access logs in the event of external logging system gets backed up?

  • When router access log forwarding is enabled, are the logs stored temporarily in the buffer?

  • Are there any metrics generated on the logs that can be viewed for any potential issues in Prometheus?


  • Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform [RHOCP]
    • 4.x

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