replacing rsyslogd in minimal with journald [was Re: systemd requires HTTP server and serves QR codes]

Chris xchris89x at
Tue Oct 9 14:42:16 UTC 2012

2012/10/9 Lennart Poettering <mzerqung at>:
> On Tue, 09.10.12 09:09, Chris Adams (cmadams at wrote:
>> Once upon a time, Lennart Poettering <mzerqung at> said:
>> > If people want some pixel-perfect copy of the traditional
>> > /var/log/messages, then they should just run "journalctl" without any
>> > args. It's much better than /var/log/messages:
>> How do you read this log when the system is not running (e.g. mounting
>> filesystems of a drive on another system, running from a rescue image,
>> etc.)?
> journalctl -D <pathtothejournalfiles>

April Fool's joke?

No /var/log/messages in Fedora 19??? :(


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