rsyslog is in F8

Rahul Sundaram sundaram at
Fri Jul 20 18:47:57 UTC 2007

Leszek Matok wrote:
> Dnia 2007-07-20, o godz. 11:26:23 Tomas Mraz <tmraz at> napisał(a):
>> e.g. Why package named rsyslog uses config file
>> syslog.conf.
> Okay. Now, why does package named "samba" use config file named "smb.conf"
> instead of "samba.conf"?
> Another example is package named "sysklogd" using "syslog.conf" instead of
> "sysklokd.conf" (2 letter difference). Can't you see, how hollow your argument
> is? People expect the config to be "syslog.conf", if it's only in
> "syslog.conf" format, no matter, what the package name is this week.

Not really. Rsyslog might switch a new format in the future. Look in the 
upstream list archives for details.


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