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I installed ganglia and gmond spam the syslog in a way which makes it unreadable (hundreds messages per second)

I wanted to redirect these messages to own log file by adding this to rsyslog config:

:rawmsg,contains,"gmond" /var/log/gmond.log

this made gmond.log and started filling it with gmond logs but it didn't stop them from being written to syslog file as well.

How do I redirect, not duplicate, the messages?

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Add & ~ in the line below that.

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