I have a linksys AP, nothing fancy, but it does have a logging utility. How do I make that send the logs my Ubuntu 12.04 server.
All you have to do is enable log reception via UDP.
In a terminal (Ctrl+Alt+T) run
and uncomment (remove the leading
Save, close the file then restart rsyslog by running
Now you can enable syslog at the AP and point it to your computer IP address. The received log entries should go to /var/log/syslog.