[vdr] Logging

Lauri Tischler lwgt at iki.fi
Sat Dec 3 15:59:40 CET 2005


Udo Richter wrote:
> Lauri Tischler wrote:
> 
>>Marco Göbenich wrote:
>>
>>>insert this into your /etc/syslog.conf:
>>>local6.*                            /var/log/vdr.log
>>>
>>
>>Yes, this now logs stuff to vdr.log, but some vdr-messages
>>still end up in syslog, debug and messages logfiles.
> 
> 
> You have to tell syslog not to add these messages to the other log
> files. The format of the syslog.conf is well documented, see man
> syslog.conf.
> 
> For a hint: This line writes /var/log/syslog for me:
> 
>   *.*;auth,authpriv.none          -/var/log/syslog
> 
> This means: Log everything of all levels (*.*), but for auth and
> authpriv, log level none.
> 
> This would also ignore all local6 messages:
> 
>   *.*;auth,authpriv.none;local6.none    -/var/log/syslog
> 
> You probably have to change some more lines that match *. in a similar way.

Yes, that did it, Thanks.



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