Bug 14509 - openldap not integrated with syslogd
Summary: openldap not integrated with syslogd
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 11047
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: openldap (Show other bugs)
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Version: 6.2
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Nalin Dahyabhai
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Keywords: FutureFeature
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Reported: 2000-07-24 08:54 UTC by Rabbe Fogelholm
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-07-26 19:25:50 UTC
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Description Rabbe Fogelholm 2000-07-24 08:54:41 UTC
After an "out-of-the-box" installation of openldap (1.2.9-5) there is no
logging of
slapd actions to the syslogd facility. It took me a while to figure out
that besides
adding a loglevel entry to the slapd.conf file you also have to add
something like

    local4.*  /var/log/slapd.log

to /etc/syslog.conf.

My suggestion then is to make an explicit note of this in the relevant man
(slapd(8) and slapd.conf(5)).

Possibly also add a default entry to syslog.conf when the openldap-*.rpm is
installed .......... something like

    local4.*  /var/log/local4.log

Comment 1 Nalin Dahyabhai 2000-07-31 21:52:07 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 11047 ***

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