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I have setup a syslog server to test it out and its working perfectly fine. I want to understand what this syntax is actually doing in the rsyslog.conf file of the server that I added as guided by several experts.

Also how would I identify which logs are coming from a remote computer , since there is only one file in the /var/log folder which has some logs , how can i separate for remote host entirely in a separate folder? The syslog isn't creating a file or folder with the hostname at all.

$template TmplAuth,"/var/log/%HOSTNAME%/%PROGRAMNAME%.log"

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