Subject: Re: RFC: enhancement to syslogd - always printing local time
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Pavel Cahyna <email@example.com>
Date: 01/20/2006 10:52:32
On Sun, Jan 15, 2006 at 11:51:45PM +1100, Luke Mewburn wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 09, 2006 at 11:09:33PM +0100, Pavel Cahyna wrote:
> | syslogd has currently an undocumented feature - if it does not recognize
> | the timestamp field in the received message, it generates it, based on the
> | local time.
> | I would like to optionally generate timestamp field for all messages
> | received from network, regardless of validity of the timestamp field.
> | I expect that such a feature can be generally useful, especially for the
> | first reason. (Devices that don't keep time properly must be quite common.)
> | So here is a patch which implements a -T option, causing syslogd to
> | generate a timestamp field for all messages received over the network.
> | Is it worth integrating in NetBSD sources?
> I like the idea.
I submitted the patch in a PR: bin/32579.