Please set StandardOutput=null in the [Service] block of syslog-ng.service. This is necessary to avoid logging loops when we change the default setting of StandardOuput= to syslog for all services.
Also see the same bug for rsyslog:
And for a longer explanation see this:
syslog-ng-3.2.4-7.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.
syslog-ng-3.2.4-7.fc15 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 15.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 16 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing syslog-ng-3.2.4-7.fc16'
as soon as you are able to.
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syslog-ng-3.2.4-8.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.
syslog-ng-3.2.4-8.fc15 has been pushed to the Fedora 15 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
syslog-ng-3.2.4-8.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.