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Re: syslog.conf question
- To: misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
- Subject: Re: syslog.conf question
- From: Christopher Linn <celinn_(_at_)_mtu_(_dot_)_edu>
- Date: Fri, 8 Sep 2000 17:16:33 -0400
sorry for taking so long to follow up.
thanks alot for this tip!
On Mon, Aug 28, 2000 at 11:32:49AM -0400, Robert Bringman wrote:
> > you know, i tried this approach too. here's what happens: it all
> > works fine until newsyslog goes and rotates the /var/log/ipflog file,
> > at which point ipmon loses the logfile and you get no more logging.
> Easy to fix -
> in /etc/newsyslog.conf -
> /var/log/ipflog 640 3 3000 * Z /var/run/ipmon.pid
> ( the last bit tells newsyslog to HUP the pid of ipmon instead of
> syslog )
> Rob Bringman
> ($do || !$do) && undef($try) ; # Master of Perl, Yoda is. Hmmmm?
Christopher Linn <celinn_(_at_)_mtu_(_dot_)_edu> Staff System Administrator
Center for Experimental Computation Michigan Technological University
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