sysklogd priv seperation

Heiko Zuerker heiko at zuerker.org
Sun Jan 23 14:33:27 PST 2005


> On January 23, 2005 05:04 pm, Heiko Zuerker wrote:
>> Robert Connolly wrote:
>> >On January 23, 2005 04:08 pm, Heiko Zuerker wrote:
>> >..
>> >
>> >>I didn't see this before, but  you're thinking about chrooting syslog
>> ?
>> >
>> >No, just klogd.
>>
>> I don't know the reasons why you want to do this or want to go away from
>> syslog-ng, so excuse my ignorance.
>>
>> You could also run syslog-ng under a different user, or even in a chroot
>> .
>> Here is something about it:
>> http://www.campin.net/syslog-ng/chroot-jail.html but he doesn't mention
>> anything about the kernel messages.
>
> To be honest I didn't know syslog-ng would run as another user, its not in
> the
> man page. Maybe I'll switch back to syslog-ng..

I didn't know it either, just stumpled across it myself. ;-)

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