[Logwatch] ??**Unmatched Entries** and ?? Trying to re-exec init...

seberino@spawar.navy.mil seberino@spawar.navy.mil
Tue, 22 Apr 2003 18:09:08 -0700


Yes I was having trouble installing glibc and did a couple of failed
attempts that probably made a mess and wrote lots of weird stuff
in /var/log/messages.

thanks

Chris


On Wed, Apr 23, 2003 at 05:18:53PM +1000, Systems Administrator wrote:
> On Tue, 22 Apr 2003 seberino@spawar.navy.mil wrote:
> 
> > 
> > What does this mean and how fix?...
> > 
> > ...
> > 
> >  ################### LogWatch 4.3.2 (02/18/03) ####################
> >        Processing Initiated: Tue Apr 22 06:24:01 2003
> >        Date Range Processed: yesterday
> >      Detail Level of Output: 5
> >           Logfiles for Host: seberino.spawar.navy.mil
> >  ################################################################
> > 
> >  --------------------- Init Begin ------------------------
> > 
> > **Unmatched Entries**
> 
> 	Unmatched entries means things found in the log that logwatch has 
> no idea what to do with.  
> 
> > Trying to re-exec init
> 
> 	This is a message in the logs from the init process.  However, I'm 
> not quite sure what it is there for.  According to a source on the 
> Internet, this happens when booting or changing runlevels.  I've also seen 
> it happen with certain upgrades; I forget just what, but maybe libc or the 
> kernel, or something.  Does that match your situation?  
> 
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