[syslog-ng] Syslog-ng shutting down

Ed Benckert ed at ebonmists.com
Sat Dec 17 06:12:52 CET 2005

I was running 1.6.8, it did it. Upgraded to the development version, it did 
it. I rolled it back to 1.6.9, and it's working fine now. No idea...

Thanks though.

Nate Campi wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 12, 2005 at 08:56:06AM -0500, Ed Benckert wrote:
>>Recently, on a semi reliable schedule, our syslog-ng has started shutting 
>>down for no apparent reason. 3 nights in a row between 8:12pm and 8:20pm it 
>>shuts down. No, it doesnt crash, we get the 'syslog-ng version 1.6.9 going 
>>down' then it terminates. Before this, we had a few other times it just 
>>shut itself down...
>>Now we havent changed anything on the system, theres no cron job running 
>>anywhere near that time...
>>Has anyone else expeienced this? We've be running syslog-ng for 18 months 
>>now and this just started a few weeks ago. It seems very intermittent, but 
>>then this weekend, almost like clockwork.
> Never seen anything like this - the only wild guess is that perhaps the
> system is running out of resources and the OS is killing off processes,
> but you'd probably notice that.

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