problem with logwatch

AragonX aragonx at
Sat Dec 31 14:30:20 UTC 2005

<quote who="AragonX">
> I need some help.  Logwatch is not sending me any emails.  I'm not sure
> what exactly is wrong.
> These work:
> /etc/cron.daily/0logwatch --service http
> /etc/cron.daily/0logwatch --logfile messages
> Now then.  If I try:
> /etc/cron.daily/0logwatch --service All
> I get nothing.  No errors, no emails.  It just silently goes away.
> I've tried using the debug but there is so much output I can't see
> anything that stands out.  The only thing that I've done differently on
> this system is mount /var and /tmp as nosuid and noexec (different
> partitions).  I think logwatch was working for a while like this so I'm
> not sure if that is the problem.

Wow, ignore this.  It appears that Spamassassin decided to filter out my
logwatch reports.  They were going to /dev/nul.  lol

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