Access rights for system logs

Till Maas opensource at
Sun Feb 27 22:20:32 UTC 2011

On Sun, Feb 27, 2011 at 12:30:43PM -0700, Kevin Fenzi wrote:

> Were you thinking of just /var/log/messages? or all log files? 
> Or all syslog written files? or ?
> If you are talking all log files, I would suggest making this into a
> feature for f16, since it's going to require coordinating a bunch of
> changes of packages to have the right group ownership of their log
> files. 

It is only required for log files that are not world-readable. And it
can be easily implemented for log files that are not readable for any

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