rsyslog is in F8
wolfy at nobugconsulting.ro
Wed Jul 18 13:55:49 UTC 2007
Jeremy Katz wrote:
> On Wed, 2007-07-18 at 14:27 +0300, Manuel Wolfshant wrote:
>> Peter Vrabec wrote:
>>>> I'd say that since sysklogd is erased, rsylogd should be automatically
>>>> enabled and started. Yes, I know the packaging recommendations, but I
>>>> think that in this case an exception should be accepted.
>>> I agree, but I don't know any nice and secure way we can do it.
>> shipping an /etc/init.d/rsyslog with default options set to enabled +
>> service rsyslog start in %post is not OK ?
> Starting a service in %post is not in at all okay. It can cause all
> sorts of havoc when installing systems, creating live images, init'ing
> chroots for building in, ...
Generally speaking, yes. But in this case we are speaking about
sysklogd's replacement. And sysklogd IS (was..) already enabled by default.
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