[syslog-ng] syslog-ng 1.4.4 and IRIX 6.x

Balazs Scheidler bazsi@balabit.hu
Sat, 17 Jun 2000 01:19:24 +0200

> I recently downloaded and built syslog-ng-1.4.4 under IRIX 6.5
> without difficulty. I created a syslog-ng.conf similar to my
> existing syslog.conf. However, none of unix-stream/dgram or
> sun-streams would work. IRIX uses a a stream /dev/log but
> apparently it isn't close enough to Sun's.
> I've seen mention of OSF1 and AIX mentioned in the list archives,
> but didn't see one re. IRIX in my brief search. Has someone ported
> syslog-ng to IRIX or has some ideas about where to begin?

AIX uses the unix-dgram driver. What would help here is a truss output of a logger command sending a message to the native syslogd process.