Subject: Re: Strange problem with syslogd on NetBSD-release-1-5
To: Jim Breton <email@example.com>
From: David Brownlee <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/10/2001 10:46:22
On Tue, 10 Jul 2001, Jim Breton wrote:
> Anyway, at some seemingly-random point, the NetBSD machine will stop
> logging these remote messages at all, as well as stop the logging of
> its local messages to the printer (as far as I can tell it still logs
> local ones to disk, but I'm not sure if this is the case every time).
> I have verified (using tcpdump) that the computer is indeed receiving
> these log messages.
> Restarting syslogd makes everything work fine again, until the next time
> it happens.
No insights, but have you tried 'ktrace'ing syslogd to see what
it is doing when things stop working?
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