syslog not working?

Julian Field mailscanner at
Sun May 4 21:18:38 IST 2003

Take a look in /etc/rc.d/init.d/syslog and add a "-r" to the command it
uses to start up syslogd.
Then do
         /etc/rc.d/init.d/syslog restart

At 19:06 04/05/2003, you wrote:
>I upgraded today from MS 4-10 to MS 4-20-3 I also use ClamAV. When the
>hourly update check is performed the syslog calls in clamav-autoupdate
>don't appear to be working - there is no output from the script in the
>maillog file. I have checked the syslog settings and all syslog calls for
>mail are logged. The calls in the update-virus-scanners do work.
>I am running RH7.3 and perl 5.6.1
>Any ideas??
>David While
>Technical Development Manager
>Faculty of Computing, Information & English
>University of Central England
>Tel: 0121 331 6211

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