[icinga-users] No logging of icinga in /var/log/messages

Werner Flamme werner.flamme at ufz.de
Fri Jan 11 15:27:26 CET 2013

fluff2kx at fluff2kx.de [11.01.2013 14:48]:
> Hello All,
> were actually running an icinga 1.7.1.
> Since few weeks our mysqldatabase is throwing errors in /var/log/messages.
> Is there any possiblity to prevent the ido2db process to log into  
> /var/log/messages?
> The best way would be, to get this done for all icinga relevant processes.
> Any idea?

Configure your syslog daemon so that it does not put messages from
ido2db into this file :-)

For syslog-ng, you may define a separate file, a filter containing
'match("ido2db")', and a log{ ... ; flags(final);}; so that the matching
entries are not passed to the next filters.



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