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Re: Why sysklog uses its own logrotate and not logrotate script

On Thu, Oct 28, 2004 at 10:53:12AM +0200, Adeodato Simó wrote:
> * Clemens Schwaighofer [Wed, 27 Oct 2004 23:02:44 +0900]:
> > I would like to know why sysklog package uses its own logrotation
> > scripts and not logrotate.
>   albeit both are Priority: important, sysklogd is Section: base. and,
>   iiuc, base should be self-contained (that is, packages in base must
>   not depend on packages outside it).

I don't believe such a restriction exists. "Section: base" is pretty
much a relic, obsoleted long ago by debootstrap.

Colin Watson                                       [cjwatson@debian.org]

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