[suggest] rsyslog added to repo (spec available)

Michael Mansour mic at npgx.com.au
Sun Aug 5 16:42:34 CEST 2007

> Hi,
> I've been keeping an eye on this package for months now. As rsyslog will
> eventually be the standard syslog server in Fedora and eventually 
> RHEL 6, Red Hat people have already started making the RPM's and 
> spec available:
> http://people.redhat.com/pvrabec/rpms/
> The latest 1.18.0 beta released yesterday adds a major feature 
> (which I have been waiting for) allowing multiple mysql backup 
> servers to be used when the main one goes down. I am now starting to 
> look at testing rsyslog and eventually using it in production.
> I don't think rpmforge will package development releases, but the 
> last stable was 1.17.2, so I would hope that this one could be 
> provided now (using the spec from the link above) and when the next 
> stable is released, which supports the failover sql features, that 
> rpmforge could package that one too.
> What you think?

BTW, if considering adding rsyslog into the repo, please note that two RPM's 
should be supplied, one compiled with MySQL support and the other without.



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