Posfix Mail Server Logs not updating in maillog

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Posfix Mail Server Logs are not updating in /var/log/maillog

You can see that /var/log/maillog is not showing any data while performing any mail server related activities including restarting the services or sending mails.

 Solution: Add the following line in /etc/rsyslog.conf and restart rsyslog service.

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mail.*  /var/log/maillog
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NOTE: To verify whether logging started working, please restart postfix and check /var/log/maillog for new entries.

 

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