cvs commit: src/sys/netinet tcp_syncache.c

Dmitry Morozovsky marck at
Wed May 30 23:07:06 UTC 2007

On Mon, 28 May 2007, Gleb Smirnoff wrote:

GS> On Fri, May 25, 2007 at 04:58:23PM -0600, M. Warner Losh wrote:
GS> M> : during program debugging.  Everything below LOG_NOTICE should not
GS> M> : need fsync after each line.  An examination of all users of LOG_DEBUG
GS> M> : in our kernel doesn't show anything critical that would require fsync.
GS> M> : The attached patch fixes syslog.conf in this regard.
GS> M> 
GS> M> /var/log/debug.log doesn't exist by default.
GS> True, so the second chunk of the patch isn't necessary.
GS> M> Also, this patch removes
GS> M> *ALL* kernel messages from /var/log/messages, which isn't right
GS> M> either.
GS> Yes, only kern.notice messages will be logged. Andre probably
GS> wants to change kern.debug to I don't really agree
GS> with this suggestion. In this case all the kern.debug messages
GS> will be lost, so what is the sense in improving the debugging
GS> verbosity of the kernel, if we don't log it anywhere?

On most our, both production and development machines, I used to have 

kern.debug		-/var/log/kernlog

Maybe it's (tigether with the adding kernlog to newsyslog.conf with C 
flag) reasonable compromise?

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