Access rights for system logs

Till Maas opensource at
Fri Feb 25 16:21:15 UTC 2011

On Fri, Feb 25, 2011 at 03:50:57PM +0100, Matej Cepl wrote:
> Dne 25.2.2011 10:39, Mogens Kjaer napsal(a):
> > create 640 root wheel
> > 
> > to /etc/logrotate.d/syslog and have added bbuser to the wheel group.
> > 
> > That file is owned by rsyslog in Fedora and sysklogd in RHEL.
> I am not sure whether wheel is the correct group ... I don't think we
> should mix together two different things (who can use sudo, who can see
> logs).

I like a special group just for accounts that should be able to read all
log files, too, e.g. a group logread.

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