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Re: Question about logging
I could tell you to put a dash (-) in your syslog.conf file so it
batches the writes to the log file and would reduce the performance
However, to do that I would have to admit that I had violated your
companies security policies by reading a piece of email that was not
addressed to me and that therefore I had no right to read.
Therefore, I shall not tell you that the correct syslog.conf file entry
Today at 12:20pm, Dave Shepherd wrote:
> I have a problem regarding the re-direction of the ldap logging using
> In a (very good) book I have "LDAP System administration" from
> O'Reilly it states that all debug logging information is logged using
> LOG_LEVEL4, and that adding the following line to /etc/syslog.conf will
> redirect this debug information as appropriate:
> local4.debug /var/log/slapd.log
> And it does, but I have a pretty serious (well at least to me)
> 1. A simple ldapsearch time increases by some 49 seconds, basically
> resulting in failed authentication requests from my freeRADIUS server
> running on the same host.
> As soon as I remove the syslog.conf entry and recycle the syslogd, my
> ldapsearch response times go back to a sub 1 second response.
> This occurs on 2 servers:
> ldap1 = SuSE8.1
> radius1 = SuSE8.2
> Any thoughts.
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