Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 17933
Bogus syslog messages from rhn_check
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:58 EDT
Sep 30 02:06:34 guinness rhnsd: running program /usr/sbin/rhn_check
Sep 30 02:06:37 guinness rhnsd: command returned: ERROR: unable to
read system id.
every $INTERVAL minutes. This is _very_ annoying. It also makes newbies
think, that they actually NEED such a system id (see guinness-list for an
A new version of rhnsd will soon be released which explicitly checks for
/etc/sysconfig/rhn/systemid before running a subcommand. It will log at the
DEBUG level what it finds, therefore not logging to syslog by default.