Bug 72195 - RFE: Let 'wheel' group read logs
Summary: RFE: Let 'wheel' group read logs
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 78371
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: sysklogd   
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Version: 7.3
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Jason Vas Dias
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Keywords: FutureFeature
Depends On: 78371
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Reported: 2002-08-21 21:22 UTC by Wil Cooley
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:45 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 18:49:28 UTC
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Description Wil Cooley 2002-08-21 21:22:39 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en; Preview) Gecko/20020602

Description of problem:
Please add line to /etc/logrotate.d/syslog to create new
logs with mode 660, root:wheel.  Ideally, syslogd would be
patched to create logs with this group.  This encourages use
of the 'wheel' group to provide enhanced access to
administrative users, without having to su/sudo/login to

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Comment 1 Jason Vas Dias 2005-06-03 21:25:27 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 78371 ***

Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 18:49:28 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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