Re: busybox syslogd won't start
On Sun Dec 05, 1999 at 03:52:10AM -0500, Adam Di Carlo wrote:
> You probably already know this, but syslogd busybox doesn't work right now.
> I get:
> Can't obtain descriptor for socket /dev/log: Invalid argument
> AFAIK, /dev/log must be created by syslogd.
Fixed now in CVS:
* syslogd now creates the /dev/log socket to make sure it is there, and
is actually a socket with the right permissions.
* Fixed up klogd so it works properly, and uses only system calls (doesn't
* I've taken a first step to making busybox not need the /proc filesystem.
Most apps don't need it. Those that _require_ it, will complain
if you enable them when you disable BB_FEATURE_USE_PROCFS.
Anyway, want to check that syslogd/klogd is now acting as expected.
Please note that this version ignores /etc/syslog.conf, and simply
logs everything to /var/log/messages.
Erik B. Andersen Web: http://www.xmission.com/~andersen/
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