security logs being mailed to root
Michael C. Shultz
ringworm01 at gmail.com
Fri Mar 4 10:27:39 PST 2005
On Friday 04 March 2005 10:18 am, sn1tch wrote:
> On Fri, 4 Mar 2005 12:08:41 -0500, exp at netbox.yi.org
<exp at netbox.yi.org> wrote:
> > On Fri, Mar 04, 2005 at 08:59:45AM -0500, sn1tch wrote:
> > > When I ran FBSD 5.2.1 I used to get the daily, weekly, and
> > > monthly security logs and such mailed to root...now since I did a
> > > clean install with 5.3 I no longer get anything, when I log in I
> > > have no mail...what gives? I enjoyed reading them .. is there a
> > > way to get that functionality back?
> > >
> > >
> > > Thanks,
> > > Joe
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> > 5.3 also does this by default. Are you sure your computer is
> > turned on at the times these mails are sent, in /etc/crontab?
> Yes this is my webserver and is running 24/7 .. and there are no
> crontab entries for it but I wasnt aware that crontab needed to start
> this up, I figured it was automatic.
Just out of curiosity, you did run mergemaster correct?
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