[syslog-ng] Disk buffer getting wiped out

Fabien Wernli wernli at in2p3.fr
Mon May 11 14:04:51 UTC 2020


On Mon, May 11, 2020 at 12:23:27PM +0000, László Várady (lvarady) wrote:
> > 2. Why couldn't syslog-ng resume operations after partition was freed up and destination was available?
> That might be a bug. Once a destination becomes available (set time-reopen() to a lower value to check more frequently), syslog-ng should send messages out from the disk buffer.
> Could you reproduce this issue and share the reproduction steps?

I remember having a lot of corrupt disk buffers when disk was full.
In my case, they caused a segfault on startup, maybe that got "fixed" by a
deletion instead?

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