I'm trying to test caching xdas data locally in the event communication with the logging server fails.
My configuration file is below. Any tips appreciated.
I can log events to the logging server, just can't seem to capture anything if I stop rsyslog on the logging server.

us01ndn2fad04 conf # cat ./xdasconfig.properties
# Brief description for appenders and their options are provided.
# For detailed decriptions refer to log4cxx documentation.

# Set the level of the root logger to DEBUG and attach appenders.
log4j.rootLogger=debug, S

# Defines appender S to be a SyslogAppender.
log4j.appender.S=org.apache.log4j.net.SyslogAppend er

# Defines location of Syslog server. For the lab this is NetIQ Identity Provider/Admin Console server
log4j.appender.S.Host=159.79.22.29
log4j.appender.S.Port=514

# Specify protocol to be used (UDP/TCP/SSL)
log4j.appender.S.Protocol=TCP

# Specify SSL certificate file for SSL connection.
# File path should be given with double backslash.
#log4j.appender.S.SSLCertFile=/etc/opt/novell/mycert.pem

# Minimum log-level allowed in syslog.
log4j.appender.S.Threshold=INFO

# Defines the type of facility.
log4j.appender.S.Facility=USER

# Defines caching for SyslogAppender.
# Inputs should be yes/no
log4j.appender.S.CacheEnabled=yes

# Cache location directory
# Directory should be available for creating cache files
log4j.appender.S.CacheDir=/var/opt/novell/eDirectory

# Cache File Size
# Cache File size should be in the range of 50MB to 4000MB
log4j.appender.S.CacheMaxFileSize=500MB

# Layout definition for appender Syslog S.
log4j.appender.S.layout=org.apache.log4j.PatternLa yout
#log4j.appender.S.layout.ConversionPattern=%c: %p%m%n

# Defines appender R to be a Rolling File Appender.
#log4j.appender.R=org.apache.log4j.RollingFileAppe nder

# Log file for appender R.
#log4j.appender.R.File=/netiq/eDirectory/2FAVault/log/xdas-events.log
# Max size of log file for appender R.
#log4j.appender.R.MaxFileSize=100MB

# Set the maximum number of backup files to keep for appender R.
# Max can be 13. If set to zero, then there will be no backup files.
#log4j.appender.R.MaxBackupIndex=10

# Layout definition for appender Rolling log file R.
#log4j.appender.R.layout=org.apache.log4j.PatternL ayout
#log4j.appender.R.layout.ConversionPattern=%d{MMM dd HH:mm:ss} %c : %p%m%n