[Logwatch-Devel] sshd patches for SuSe/openssh/nss_ldap/pam_ldap

Georgi Georgiev chutz at gg3.net
Tue Sep 13 17:17:37 MST 2005


maillog: 13/09/2005-11:56:07(-0700): Mike Tremaine types
> 
> The sshd patch has been committed to CVS, thanks!
> 
> On Mon, 2005-09-12 at 21:41, David Baldwin wrote:
> > Just checked out the latest CVS for these diffs:
> > 
> > Index: conf/logfiles/secure.conf
> > ===================================================================
> > RCS file: /var/cvs/logwatch/conf/logfiles/secure.conf,v
> > retrieving revision 1.13
> > diff -u -r1.13 secure.conf
> > --- conf/logfiles/secure.conf   18 Apr 2005 21:53:55 -0000      1.13
> > +++ conf/logfiles/secure.conf   13 Sep 2005 04:38:45 -0000
> > @@ -19,6 +19,7 @@
> >   # Note: if these are gzipped, you need to end with a .gz even if
> >   #       you use wildcards...
> >   Archive = secure.*
> > +Archive = secure-*.gz
> >   Archive = archiv/secure.*
> >   Archive = authlog.*
> > 
> 
> 
> The question here is should we restore .gz to all conf/logfile/*.conf
> files or should this be left for the end user?
> 
> David's patch is just for logfile/secure.conf but it can really be done
> to all files if everyone thinks their are enough OS's that archive like
> this....

Well, logrotate creates files like "foo.number.gz", so I guess at least
that is a pretty common setting. With "delaycompress" or without
compression, it is only foo.##, so for the above example secure.*.gz
and secure.* seem to be common settings that would handle plenty of
situations.

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