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

Gergely Nagy algernon at balabit.hu
Sat Jun 30 16:12:14 CEST 2012

Peter Czanik <czanik at balabit.hu> writes:

> Hello,
> On 06/30/2012 08:37 AM, devel at balabit.hu wrote:
>>     * Support for FreeBSD's utmpx database.
> Maybe it's related, but on FreeBSD 8.1 now I get an ugly error message 
> on startup:
> Error opening plugin module; module='afuser', 
> error='/usr/local/lib/syslog-ng/libafuser.so: Undefined symbol "getutent"'
> It looks scary, but luckily syslog-ng works fine on the machine.

Hngh. This is probably present in 3.3 too then. I'll see what I can do
about it.

> 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


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