[CentOS] No entry in /var/log/boot.log

Robert kerplop at sbcglobal.net
Sun Nov 1 17:55:43 UTC 2009

Robert wrote:
> Rod Rook wrote:
>> Robert, I responded to Lee's statement which referred to 
>> http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos/2009-October/083346.html
>> It is all there if you follow the thread.
>> Anyway, you agree with me that there is a bug or bugs in CentOS 5.4. 
>> As I said earlier, it is not a critical matter, but it does not 
>> instill confidence in me about CentOS distro. What other bugs are 
>> there? The interesting thing, at least to me, is that there seems to 
>> be conspiratorial silence about such bugs. Nobody wants to speak ill 
>> of their beloved distro?
> I'm sure there are other bugs.  I'm equally sure there's no "conspiracy 
> of silence" here, though.  I guess the bug tracker would no longer exist 
> if that was the case...
Going a bit further, the empty boot.log is listed in RedHat's bugzilla 
(https://bugzilla.redhat.com/buglist.cgi?quicksearch=boot.log) as bug # 
529221 and 489838

The only reason I'm interested in it is that the nuances in syslog.conf 
still haven't penetrated my thick skull.

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