Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 72501
Stop logging DHCPREQUEST to /var/log/messages
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:38:03 EDT
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Description of problem:
I want to stop logging all info from DHCPD to /var/log/messages.
I have tried to modify /etc/sysconfig/dhcpd.conf with -d arg but it doesn't
I have about 200 computer logging DHCP request to my log.
How can I disable logging from DHCPD
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
3.logging to /var/log/messages
Actual Results: logging to /var/log/messages
Expected Results: stop logging to /var/log/messages
At least with dhcp 3.0pl1, the -d option to dhcpd runs it in the foreground as well, not
I would suggest that the right solution is to just use logrotate and logwatch to postprocess
logs rather than trying to prevent stuff going into the logs. You can also muck around with
syslog.conf if you want to reduce the general level of detail being logged by syslog.