syslog basic querry
wd at denx.de
Wed Dec 28 00:11:30 UTC 2005
In message <20051227174704.80990.qmail at web413.biz.mail.mud.yahoo.com> you wrote:
> This would happen on any unix machine. The tail program
> never reopens the file being monitored. So when syslogd
It depends. See the "--max-unchanged-stats" option with GNU tar which
handles exaclty cases like this one.
> If you can log to another machine that would be best.
> Otherwise you have to write to the flash. You could write a
... or to some other persistent memory. If you use U-Boot as boot
loader, you can make the syslog buffer persistent, i. e. it will
survive crashes and reboots. Also, you can use ome RAM for a pramfs
file systeme which can survice a reboot as well.
Not to mention that there are other hardware solutions like static
RAM, FRAM, etc.
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