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From: varagnat@...
Subject: Re : Running app-admin/syslog-ng without rootprivileges
Date: Wed, 16 Nov 2005 12:54:03 +0100
> dedicated non-root account. May be we need to ask syslog-ng authors to
> implement the same scheme as in sysklogd?

Or syslog-ng could have root permissions just for opening /proc/kmsg and then leave its rights when switching to normal user. But by saying that I make some assumptions on how /proc/kmsg works and how it must be used.



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