2000-10-27 21:06:15

by Igmar Palsenberg

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Subject: Re: syslog() blocks on glibc 2.1.3 with kernel 2.2.x

> This is not an option for us, unfortunately. Many of our IP addresses
> are dynamically assigned, with the DNS tables dynamically updated.

Not an option in that case.

> Thank you for the patch to syslogd, though! Can you try to get your
> "-x" option into the standard distributions of syslogd, or should I
> work up a bug report / feature request for Red Hat myself?

I have no idea who officially maintains it.. putting a bug report with RH
should be a good idea. The patch is untested, so someone needs to verify
that remote logging indeed nog is IP only.

> - Pat