Bug 30372 - cron messsages logged in /var/log/messages AND in /var/log/cron
Summary: cron messsages logged in /var/log/messages AND in /var/log/cron
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 18122
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: sysklogd   
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Version: 7.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Keywords: FutureFeature
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Reported: 2001-03-02 20:54 UTC by Francois Rouaix
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:19 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-03-02 20:55:03 UTC
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Description Francois Rouaix 2001-03-02 20:54:59 UTC
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This is more a cosmetic issue than a real bug. RH systems used to have cron
logs only in /var/log/cron. Now they are also in /var/log/messages, and it
makes it painful to read. I suggest adding a cron.non in the
/var/log/messages line of the standard /etc/syslog.conf.

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Default RH 7.0 setup
2. Look at /var/log/messages
3. See all those CRON lines that shouldn't be there

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2001-03-02 21:06:17 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 18122 ***

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