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rsyslog forwards auth.log sshd login records to a remote server but not mail authentication attempt records (dovecot:auth) or sudo command records. All mail.log records are forwarded as expected.

10-rsyslog.conf contains entries for both mail and auth logs files:

mail.* @@hostname:514
auth.* @@hostname:514

Noticed that postfix mail.log records appear in the /var/log/syslog file but not the auth.log records.

Is there a separate configuration setting to forward mail server authentication attempt/failure and sudo command records?

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