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Re: privsep and /dev/log

On Tue, Mar 11, 2003 at 12:46:17PM +0100, Russell Coker wrote:
> It appears that sshd is trying to write to /dev/log from it's
> "privsep" process after the chroot.  Should we have a bind mount or
> something to enable this logging?

No, I don't think we should. It's probably just a bug. (LogLevel
VERBOSE? I know about one bug where the privilege-separated process
tries to syslog RSA1 key fingerprints itself rather than, as normal,
passing them to the monitor for logging.)

Colin Watson                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]

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