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Re: /var/log on Debian systems

martin f krafft wrote:
> On all my Debian systems, /var/log seems like a big pile of dumps
> without much consistency. Especially, while 0640:root:adm seems to
> be a commonly accepted guideline, proggies like aptitude,
> scrollkeeper, X, xdm, fontconfig, and many others basically just
> dump their files world-readable into there.

What's so private in these log files that they should not world



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