Subject: Re: question about NetBSD syslog
To: Michael van Elst <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <email@example.com>
Date: 05/24/2007 08:00:58
On Thu, 24 May 2007, Michael van Elst wrote:
> This just drops a valuable feature: logging events to
> multiple destinations independently.
That could be just an option. (Coding seems very simple. See my other
> The thing that you cannot do with syslog now is to
> log only low priority events but skip high priority
> events. I.e.:
> user.info only-info.log
> will result in only-info.log to get all events with
> priority info or higher.
Use the "=" (equal) comparison flag. See the syslog.conf(5) man page.
Or use the syslogd -U switch. See the syslogd(8) man page.
Jeremy C. Reed