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Re: [syslog-ng] Info about owner() options

From: Cosmin Neagu <cosmin.neagu_at_nospam>
Date: Fri Apr 22 2011 - 08:34:09 GMT
To: Syslog-ng users' and developers' mailing list <syslog-ng@lists.balabit.hu>

Well, you can ignore this, i found it, i should have used dir_owner and
dir_group...

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On 04/22/2011 11:19 AM, Cosmin Neagu wrote:
> Hello,
> New around here, i'm trying to use the owner option when logging into file.
> My configs:
>
> source s_udp { udp();};
> destination df_hosts {
>
> file("/home/cosmin/SYSLOG/HOSTS/$HOST/$YEAR/$MONTH/$DAY/$FACILITY$YEAR$MONTH$DAY"
> owner(cosmin) group(cosmin) perm(0600) dir_perm(0700) create_dirs(yes));
> };
> log {
> source(s_udp);
> destination(df_hosts);
> };
>
>
> The only problem is that files, are owned by root, not by cosmin.
> cosmin@DellCosmin:~/SYSLOG$ sudo ls -l HOSTS/
> total 8
> drwx------ 3 root root 4096 2011-04-22 10:41 10.90.0.252
> drwx------ 3 root root 4096 2011-04-22 10:41 192.168.156.100
>
> So, can someone tell me if i'm doing something wrong? I would like the
> files to be created and owned by cosmin:cosmin not root:root
>
> The process is running as root:
> cosmin@DellCosmin:~/SYSLOG$ ps -ef | grep syslog-ng
> root 3448 1 0 10:41 ? 00:00:00 /usr/sbin/syslog-ng -p
> /var/run/syslog-ng.pid
>
>
>
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