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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have been searching and reading about syslog. I would like to know how to Transfer the logs being thrown into /var/log/messages into another file example /var/log/volumelog.
tail -f /var/log/messages
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dblogger: msg_to_dbrow_str: val ==... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: kenshinhimura
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Below is my script to log all the command input by any user to /var/log/messages. But I cant achieve the desired output that i want. PLease see below.
COMMAND=$(fc -ln -0)
logger -p local1.notice -t bash -i -- "$USER:$COMMAND"
trap... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: invinzin21
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
So I want the DBA to access /var/log/messages and so I logged in as root and then edited the sudoers file as follows
"oracle ALL= (root) /bin/view, /var/log/messages"
However when I login as oracle and try
"sudo more /var/log/messages" I get
Sorry, user oracle is not allowed to... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: gubbu
Is the contents in /var/log/syslog and /var/adm/messages are same??
Regards (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: vks47
5. Emergency UNIX and Linux Support
Hello All, On my SuSE system, I have wtmp log this log file permission is 644 but every reboot the file permission rollback to 664. In the logrotate.conf and logrotate.d/wtmp files the wtmp logrotate set to 644. I would like to know, which "file" or "script" modify the wtmp log to rollback to... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: kalaso
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
The /var/adm/messages in Solaris seem to log more system messages/errors compared to /var/log/messages in Linux.
I checked the log level in Linux and they seem OK.
Is there any other log file that contains the messages or is it just that Linux doesn't log great many things? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: gomes1333
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
dmesg is used to print bootup messages. How can i get/read the shutdown log messages? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: proactiveaditya
Can anyone explain me the difference between difference between dmesg and /var/adm/messages in solaris. I tried to find out the difference but I didn't get much info on that. As per my knowledge both are used to check the logs.. (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: rogerben
can u tell the difference between /var/log/syslogs and /var/adm/messages
in my working place i am having two servers.
in one servers messages file is empty and syslog file is going on increasing..
and in another servers message file is going on increasing but syslog file is... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: tv.praveenkumar