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Re: Maillog GONE!



On Wednesday March 12, 2003 Corey Head wrote:
> OK...I did a bad thing.  I decided my maillog was too full, so I "cp
> maillog maillog3112003" and then "touch maillog" and made sure it had
> the same permissions.  Well...it seemed fine, but nothing is getting
> logged now.  I'm fairly new at this Linux thing...so can someone help me
> out on this?

Corey,

Assuming you've alread done these:
# chmod 600 /var/log/maillog
# chown root:root /var/log/maillog

I'll guess your next step should be:

# service syslog restart

--Doc Savage
  Fairview Heights, IL







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