Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 971361
RF-Info mcelog /var/log/mcelog
Last modified: 2014-02-05 16:42:14 EST
Description of problem: Need to create specific /var/log/mcelog
to keep an eye on a server
systemctl --system daemon-reload
systemctl restart mcelog
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
systemctl status mcelog.service
mcelog.service - Machine Check Exception Logging Daemon
Loaded: loaded (/usr/lib/systemd/system/mcelog.service; enabled)
Active: inactive (dead) since Thu 2013-06-06 11:49:12 IST; 9min ago
Process: 7890 ExecStart=/usr/sbin/mcelog --daemon --foreground --ascii --logfile=/var/log/mcelog --no-syslog (code=exited, status=0/SUCCESS)
Process: 7887 ExecStartPre=/etc/mcelog/mcelog.setup (code=exited, status=0/SUCCESS)
Jun 06 11:49:12 torrent.frankly3d.home systemd: Starting Machine Check Exception Logging Daemon...
Jun 06 11:49:12 torrent.frankly3d.home systemd: Started Machine Check Exception Logging Daemon.
How reproducible: A number of reboots on this box.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. as above
Actual results: service inactive
Expected results: active and using /var/log/mcelog
Additional info: If I erase --foreground, and restart mcelog.service
Jun 6 11:25:56 torrent systemd: Started Machine Check Exception Logging Daemon.
Jun 6 11:25:56 torrent mcelog: Kernel does not support page offline interface
Uncertain if this is a bug, but should it not log to /var*
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