[syslog-ng] what is the 'supervising syslog-ng' process?

Balazs Scheidler bazsi at balabit.hu
Sat Mar 6 10:35:32 CET 2010

On Fri, 2010-03-05 at 08:51 +0100, Tim Edwards wrote:
> Thanks, however we're seeing it enabled on some machines and not others.
> What's the setting to enable or disable it? As I showed below I have 2
> identical machines, where one has it enabled and one not.

it is controlled by command line option and is enabled by default. all
of them run the same syslog-ng version?

  --process-mode=<foreground|background|safe-background>     Set process running mode

--process-mode safe-background is the default which enables the supervisor. 
The other two disables it.


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