The default installation comes with no syslog daemon. However, there are syslog implementations available in the Void repositories.
socklog(8) is a syslog implementation
from the author of runit(8). Use socklog if
you're not sure which syslog implementation to use. To enable it, install the
socklog-void package and enable the
Ensure no other syslog daemon is running.
The logs are saved in sub-directories of
can be used to access them conveniently.
The ability to read logs is limited to
root and users who are part of the
The Void repositories also include packages for