Installing Syslog-ng on Centos 6.4

on Aug. 2, 2013, 2:37 p.m.

First you will need to enable the ELEP repo
rpm -ivh epel-release-6-8.noarch.rpm
yum update

next install syslog-ng
yum install syslog-ng

next if we are using a mysql backend, we wil have to install the plugin and mysql server
yum install syslog-ng-libdbi mysql-server