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

Seth Vidal skvidal at
Wed Oct 10 18:25:45 UTC 2012

On Wed, 10 Oct 2012, Lennart Poettering wrote:

> On Wed, 10.10.12 14:16, Seth Vidal (skvidal at wrote:
>>> On Tue, 09.10.12 22:30, Simo Sorce (simo at wrote:
>>>>>> logrotate has time based policies for very good reasons.
>>>>> Yeah, because Unix doesn't really allow much else...
>>>> Oh come on, stop bashing unix, logrotate could certainly grow a size
>>>> checking policy if people felt the need, unix is not holding you back,
>>>> in fact you are building this stuff on a unix-like system.
>>> Ah, Unix cron can start things based on disk space changes? Interesting,
>>> I wasn't aware of that. I thought it only could start logrotate by time,
>>> not by disk space changes...
>> yum info incron
>> Description : This program is an "inotify cron" system.
>>             : It consists of a daemon and a table manipulator.
>>             : You can use it a similar way as the regular cron.
>>             : The difference is that the inotify cron handles
>>             : filesystem events rather than time periods.
> And rsyslog pulls that in? I wasn't aware of that. I am learning new
> stuff every day...

I never said anything like that.

I said it existed.

Please stop adding words where they are not.


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