cvs commit: src/usr.sbin/syslogd syslogd.c
Garance A Drosehn
gad at FreeBSD.org
Thu Mar 30 22:16:27 UTC 2006
At 11:06 PM +0100 3/30/06, Joao Barros wrote:
>On 3/30/06, John-Mark Gurney <gurney_j at resnet.uoregon.edu> wrote:
> > I'd be cool if there was a log entry that logged the fact
> > that we couldn't write entries for a time due to no space
> > on the device, so that going back through the logs, you
> > could understand why there was a big gap...
>I like the idea , and for those of us that get paranoid with
>logs 2 lines like this would really be nice:
>- Logging stopped at 2006-03-29 8:00:01 due to lack of disk space.
>- Logging resumed at 2006-03-29 23:00:01
>Of course the 2nd line has an automatic timestamp but it would
>be really nice to know when logging started to fail.
>note: the examples were just to show the idea not the format.
Include a count of the lines which were not logged. Eg:
Logging resumed at 2006-03-29 23:00:01, but 1200 lines were not logged
Garance Alistair Drosehn = gad at gilead.netel.rpi.edu
Senior Systems Programmer or gad at FreeBSD.org
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Troy, NY; USA
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