[syslog-ng]Running Syslog-ng chrooted
Mordechai T. Abzug
Wed, 30 May 2001 20:07:24 -0400
On Wed, May 30, 2001 at 08:11:58PM +0200, Kaladis wrote:
> Please CC answer to email@example.com - Thank you
> >/dev/log isnt a device. its created by syslog to capture
> >messages that programs send to.
> And I was wondering if mknod has a hidden mode or something like that -
> /dev/log is the only "pink file" (ls colour) on my fs.
What OS do you run? I suspect you use Linux, in which case /dev/log
is a unix-domain socket. Unix-domain sockets are not created with
mknod, they're created in a way analagous to the way internet-domain
sockets are made.