[maemo-users] Issues with package installation and failed dependencies

From: Piotr Zagorowski piotr.zagorowski at gmail.com
Date: Wed Jul 11 14:04:47 EEST 2007

On 7/11/07, Marius Vollmer <marius.vollmer at nokia.com> wrote:

> Syslog messages are not kept with the default configuration, but maybe
> there is a way to activate them...

What is the default logging system on N800? Is this ksyslogd? If so,
it is not included by default. I believe to make it working we just
need to install it, tweak  syslog.conf and implement good rotation
policy to save space in /var/log


Nokia-N800-26:~# ps ax | grep log
 309 root        572 S < dsme -d -l syslog -v 4 -p /usr/lib/dsme/libstartup.so
 311 root        572 S < dsme -d -l syslog -v 4 -p /usr/lib/dsme/libstartup.so
 312 root        572 S   dsme -d -l syslog -v 4 -p /usr/lib/dsme/libstartup.so
 5472 root        408 R   grep log
Nokia-N800-26:~# apt-get -s install syslogd
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree... Done
Note, selecting sysklogd instead of syslogd
The following extra packages will be installed:
 klogd sysklogd
The following NEW packages will be installed:
 klogd sysklogd
0 upgraded, 2 newly installed, 0 to remove and 3 not upgraded.
Inst sysklogd (1.4.1-17.osso1 repository.maemo.org) []
Inst klogd (1.4.1-17.osso1 repository.maemo.org)
Conf klogd (1.4.1-17.osso1 repository.maemo.org)
Conf sysklogd (1.4.1-17.osso1 repository.maemo.org)


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