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Re: empty log files

> Any other ideas?  I'm starting to wonder if this is a bug in the kernel,
> or w/ the 2.4.3 w/ debian syslog interaction.  Mar. 18 and 20th were the
> last days something was logged; this coincides w/ when I switched to
> 2.4.3-pre4 or 2.4.3-pre5 (according to timestamps on ftp.kernel.org).
> Anyone else notice kernel syslogging _stop_ completely when they switched
> from 2.4.2 to 2.4.3 (or one of the 2.4.3-preX's)?

root:~# uname -a
Linux yojimbo 2.4.3-helio #1 Fri Mar 30 14:54:06 BRT 2001 i686 unknown
root:~# grep kern /etc/syslog.conf 
kern.*                          -/var/log/kern.log
root:~# iptables -A INPUT -p icmp -j LOG      
root:~# ping -c 1 localhost
PING localhost ( 56 data bytes
64 bytes from icmp_seq=0 ttl=255 time=1.5 ms

--- localhost ping statistics ---
1 packets transmitted, 1 packets received, 0% packet loss
round-trip min/avg/max = 1.5/1.5/1.5 ms
root:~# tail -1 /var/log/kern.log
Apr  6 12:40:51 yojimbo kernel: IN=lo OUT= 
MAC=00:00:00:00:00:00:00:00:00:00:00:00:08:00 SRC= DST= 
LEN=84 TOS=0x00 PREC=0x00 TTL=255 ID=0 DF PROTO=ICMP TYPE=0 CODE=0 ID=39939 

	I'm not sure about kernel's bug.  Maybe some broke in testing/unstable?  I'm 
using stable release.

	This is my packages' version:
root:~# dpkg -l iptables sysklogd kernel-image-2.4.3-helio
ii  iptables       1.2-0.potato4  IP packet filter administration for 2.4.X ke
ii  sysklogd       1.3-33.1       Kernel and system logging daemons
ii  kernel-image-2 YOJIMBO.1.0    Linux kernel binary image for version 2.4.3-


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