[CentOS] An error message I don't recognize

Bob McConnell rmcconne at lightlink.com
Thu Dec 10 23:42:15 UTC 2009

Benjamin Franz wrote:
> Bob McConnell wrote:
>> I also have a problem with syslogd. I added '-r' to SYSLOGD_OPTIONS in 
>> /etc/rc.d/init.d/syslog, but after a restart it still won't accept 
>> network traffic, and that flag doesn't show up in the command line in 
>> the 'ps ax' dump. What do I have to do to enable traffic into syslogd 
>> from my firewall and other servers?
> You need to edit /etc/sysconfig/syslog
> That is a general pattern for CentOS5 - look for options to be set in a 
> file in the /etc/sysconfig directory.

Thank you, I am now getting log records over the network.

Bob McConnell

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