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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
dblogger: msg_to_dbrow: no logtype using missing
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
How are you?
SUSE V10 and 11.
In /var/log/messages I see these lines in some servers. I'd like to know what causes these errors and how to fix them.
error: PAM: Authentication failure for root from XXXXXXXX
Did not receive identification string from XXXXXXX
Invalid user suse-gm... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: JDBA
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Whenever a user uses su I get the following error messages in /var/log/messages:
Nov 23 04:24:55 <REMOVED> abrt: saved core dump of pid 26141 (/usr/libexec/fprintd) to /var/spool/abrt/ccpp-1322018695-26141.new/coredump (753664 bytes)
Nov 23 04:24:55 <REMOVED> abrtd: Directory... (3 Replies)
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi, I am creating a ksh script to search for a string of text inside files within a directory tree. Some of these file are going to be read/execute only. I know to use chmod to change the permissions of the file, but I want to preserve the original permissions after writing to the file. How can I... (3 Replies)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
How can view log messages between two time frame from /var/log/message or any type of log files.
when logfiles are very big and especially many messages with in few minutes, I would like to display log messages between 5 minute interval.
Could you pls give me the command? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: johnveslin
Is the contents in /var/log/syslog and /var/adm/messages are same??
Regards (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: vks47
8. 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
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
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Which programm, deamon or script is responsible for filling the file /var/log/messages ? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Cozmic