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Re: ipmasq logging



On Sun, May 12, 2002 at 01:34:43AM +1000, Rob Weir wrote:
> On Fri, May 10, 2002 at 08:33:31PM +0300, George Karaolides wrote:
> > 
> > Hi,
> > 
> > I'm running woody with kernel 2.2.20 and using the ipmasq Debian package
> > to set up packet filtering.
> > 
> > I find that on woody, ipmasq (well really, ipchains as ipmasq calls
> > ipchains with the -l option) logs to the console as well as
> > /var/log/messages which is a big pain; it makes the console unusable.
> > 
> > Any ideas as to how to make it log only to the screen?
> 
> This has come up a number of times over the past few weeks; IIRC, it's
> a syslog issue, that you can fix by commenting out the line in your
> /etc/syslog.conf that spits 'debug' messages to the console.  I can't
> remember which one exactly...
> 
> If you post your syslog.conf, I'm sure I'll be able to figure it out;)

Quote from Debian refrence at Debian web server: 
  http://www.debian.org/doc/manuals/reference/ch-tips

   In order to quiet on-screen error messages, first place to check is
   /etc/init.d/klogd. Set KLOGD="-c 4" in this script and run
   /etc/init.d/klogd restart.
 

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