[syslog-ng] syslog-ng 3.4.0alpha3 has been released

Gergely Nagy algernon at balabit.hu
Mon Jul 2 10:03:14 CEST 2012

Peter Czanik <czanik at balabit.hu> writes:

> On 06/30/2012 04:12 PM, Gergely Nagy wrote:
>>> Also, it would be nice to see this 3.3 patch also on 3.4:
>>> https://github.com/balabit/syslog-ng-3.3/commit/aebc8171b57619cc39304e17ef7f874e48329579
>>> Without it there are some ugly messages at startup, and syslog-ng does
>>> not start if /dev/log is in the config file instead of the systemd
>>> equivalent:
>>> Jun 30 15:13:30 linux-lrw9 kernel: [    8.543788] syslog-ng[817]:
>>> segfault at 0 ip b733009f sp bf9f6410 error 4 in
>>> libafsocket.so[b7328000+18000]
>> That commit should be in 3.4alpha3, as the 3.3 master branch (which
>> includes the above commit) has been merged into it, as far as I see.
>> Do you perhaps have a core (or even better, a backtrace!) of the
>> segfault?
> No. It seems to occur only during startup, when I don't have much debug 
> tools available... When I start syslog-ng after the boot, it starts 
> without these segfaults. It still opens /dev/log instead of 
> /run/systemd/journal/syslog

*grumble*. I'll try to investigate. Can you check if 3.3 git head
behaves sanely, and opens /run/systemd/journal/syslog?


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