Bug 57091

Summary: Removing log in /var/log/messages from dhcp
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Christian Lepine <clepine>
Component: dhcpAssignee: Elliot Lee <sopwith>
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Description Christian Lepine 2001-12-04 13:07:38 EST
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Description of problem:
The daemon dhcpd makes a log for each lease in /var/log/messages.

I need to know how to disable that behavior.

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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Configure /etc/dhcpd.conf
2.Create /var/lib/dhcp/dhcpd.leases
3.Start dhcpd
4.View the content of /var/log/messages
	

Actual Results:  The file is increasing in volume.

I have 300 machines !

Expected Results:  No more logging in /var/log/messages

Additional info:
Comment 1 Elliot Lee 2002-01-04 16:40:12 EST
This is fixed in rawhide by dhcp-3.0, which allows control over the logging done
by dhcpd