[Logwatch] Simple Sendmail report without all mail entries

Hugo van der Kooij hvdkooij at vanderkooij.org
Tue Oct 2 03:14:16 MST 2007


On Tue, 2 Oct 2007, Albert Parengkuan wrote:

> I have Logwatch to monitor Sendmail behaviour and it is working fine, but I
> need to know if there is a way just to make a simple report for Sendmail and
> only includes:
>
> Bytes Transferred: xxxx
> Messages Sent:     x
> Total recipients:  x
>
> I do not want Logwatch to list all email entries when it sent the report to
> me, since I can see all the email entries on /var/log/maillog itself.

What version of logwatch?

I am using postfix for quite a while now. But having a glance at the code 
it seems you can get rid of some information if you set your $Detail 
variable.

Check your ...conf/service/sendmail.conf file for details.

Hugo.

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