Linux syslog may be on the way out

Posted by lcafiero on Nov 25, 2011 4:52 AM EDT
IT World; By Brian Proffitt
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In an effort to foil crackers attempts to cover their tracks by altering text-based syslogs, as well as improve the syslog process as a whole, two Red Hat developers are proposing a new binary-based tool called The Journal that could replace the syslog daemon in as early as the Fedora 17 release.

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How delightfully deranged. cr 4 1,668 Nov 25, 2011 11:48 PM

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