cvs commit: src/usr.sbin/syslogd syslogd.c

Robert Watson rwatson at
Fri Mar 31 16:33:54 UTC 2006

On Fri, 31 Mar 2006, Christian S.J. Peron wrote:

> Although I agree this is a good idea, I think it would be more appropriate 
> to place these kinds of checks in newsyslog(8) so that other programs 
> logging can take advantage of this.

The program generating the log message is presumably the one that has to 
decide not to generate it if space is low.  Log messages currently come from 
syslogd.  Are you actually suggesting that syslogd should read the 
newsylogd.conf file to find settings?

Robert N M Watson

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