Re: non-root syslogd?
On Mon, Jul 07, 2003 at 02:59:35PM -0700, Mark Ferlatte wrote:
> Has anyone investigated what would be necessary to get a non-root syslogd
> working under Debian? It seems like this would be a good thing, but obviously
> there have to be some tricky bits, else it would have happened already. :)
> Is this worth working on? Has anybody already done this?
Be aware that I did not do this patch. Chris Wing did it. I found it
somewhere on the web, but I forgot where, I think, two or three years ago
its link was posted on security-audit list or so (for 1.3, I modified it
Use it, do your described changes and file a bug and send the stuff to the
maintainer. This patch does no considerable harm IMHO, so it should be
used by default (if it is setup right).
Alexander Reelsen http://tretmine.org