Gregory Nowak greg at
Sat Nov 15 12:04:16 EST 2003

I don't see how uncommenting your line should have given
you an error like that, unless there is something wrong with the line.

If it helps, I have all my daemon messages logged to /var/log/daemon.
Thus, my line from /etc/syslog.conf looks like this. /var/log/daemon



On Sat, Nov 15, 2003 at 09:39:08AM -0500, Alex Snow wrote:
> hi all. I uncommented the line in my /etc/syslog.conf so I 
> could see what was happening when my terminal tried to get it's kernel 
> from tftp. now when I restarted syslog I got the following error:
> syslogd: unknown facility name "iv"
> syslog does in fact restart.
> can this error safely be ignored or do I need to fix something? I'm 
> using the default syslog.conf that comes with slafckware 9.1
> -- 
> Who is General Failure and why is he reading my hard disk?
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