[Logwatch] Logwatch and bzip Archives

MrC logwatch at mikecappella.com
Mon Aug 28 21:55:56 MST 2006


> I think the problem I am having is with my archives which on SuSE
> 10.1 default to bzip2.
> 
> I checked my archive files and some are bzip2 and some are 
> gzip, and then looked at a debug and saw only "zcat".
> 
> Am I correct in assuming that bzip2 is not supported by Logwatch 7.3

Yes, that is correct. 7.3 did not support bzip2.  It has since been added,
and is available via CVS. See the logwatch site for instructions on updating
to the most recent version.   I believe all you need is the updated
/usr/share/logwatch/scripts/logwatch.pl file.



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