rsyslogd and services in general

Garry T. Williams gtwilliams at
Sat Mar 2 23:08:38 UTC 2013

On 3-2-13 10:22:49 Tod Thomas wrote:
> Ok, old school here, Saturday morning hacking. What is the new method 
> for managing system services?

That would be systemctl(1).  See man systemctl.

> Could someone point me to some good 
> documentation? 

The FAQ is maybe what you're looking for: 

> The reason I ask is nothing is being written to 
> /var/log/messages

Try this (probably as root unless you're in the adm group):

    journalctl --this-boot --full

Garry T. Williams

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