[syslog-ng] Messages not going to logs

Geller, Sandor (IT) Sandor.Geller at morganstanley.com
Tue Sep 18 10:05:41 CEST 2007

>     I am running syslog-ng under OpenBSD 4.1.
>     I am using it as a debugging tool for driver/application 
> development.
>     I have used it similarly for Linux driver application development 
> without problem.
>     Normal system logging is working correctly
>     But syslog messages sent from inside applications are 
> only going to 
> the console.
>      I have tried different permutations of openlog
>       openlog("pico", LOG_PERROR, LOG_LOCAL0);
>       syslog("(%s, %d)", path, readonly);
>     results in a message on the console but
>     grep -rl pico /var/log returns nothing.
>     Any ideass how to debug/trace/chase this down would be greatly 
> appreciated.

Unfortunately without seeing the actual configuration it is almost
impossible to help.



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