Disable syslogd 514..

Jeff Royle lists at qwirky.net
Wed Jan 17 20:58:39 UTC 2007

Agus wrote:
> Hi....
> doing a netstat -an i see that syslog is listening in UDP port 
> 514.....i am
> trying to disable it, but no luck....
> i checked the rc.conf but there is nothing there.....what do u 
> recommend? to
> disable it or to leave it?
> I do not use the machine as a remote syslog server so i cant see the
> use.....but who knows..
> thanxsss
> _______________________________________________

I assume your syslogd is running with -s.  

If you use -s twice it will disable listening on network sockets 

See man syslogd



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