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Author: Arnt Karlsen
To: dng
Subject: Re: [DNG] /etc/debian_version
On Mon, 08 Feb 2021 20:20:46 +0900, Olaf wrote in message

> Hi Steve,
> # I'm not a systemd fan. I just happen to run two Debian servers at
> the # office and gained some experience with systemd ... most of it
> the hard # and less than pleasant way :-/


> The issue is with systemd's log configuration, the gory details of
> which you can explore by going down the rabbit hole that starts at
> https://manpages.debian.org/buster/systemd/journald.conf.5.en.html
> If you don't want the systemd-journald.service to log anything, just
> say
> Storage=none

..canary-bird-in-coal-mine idea: If you do _both_ ways described in
"Journal events can be transferred to a different logging daemon in
section of
https://manpages.debian.org/buster/systemd/journald.conf.5.en.html ,
and diff those 2 log streams, you should be able to catch any new
rabbit hole shenanigans. Etc. Not tested here.

> in journald.conf and be done with it. Log messages are still
> forwarded to a syslog socket so if you have rsyslog installed you
> should be good.
> Of course, switching to Devuan may be an easier long term solution :-)
> Or some other distro that let's you choose your prefered init system.

..med vennlig hilsen = with Kind Regards from Arnt Karlsen
...with a number of polar bear hunters in his ancestry...
Scenarios always come in sets of three:
best case, worst case, and just in case.