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Bug 306417 - app-portage/gentoolkit - revdep-rebuild should not log broken files (and their packages) to syslog (by default?)
Summary: app-portage/gentoolkit - revdep-rebuild should not log broken files (and thei...
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High normal with 1 vote (vote)
Assignee: Portage Tools Team
Depends on:
Reported: 2010-02-22 19:09 UTC by ta2002
Modified: 2012-05-10 21:04 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description ta2002 2010-02-22 19:09:10 UTC
Didn't used to do it.

Shouldn't do it now.

Lots of better places to put those (even a new /var/log/revdep-rebuild).
Comment 1 Jeroen Roovers (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2010-02-22 19:21:42 UTC
What version of app-portage/gentoolkit is that? 
Comment 2 Jeroen Roovers (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2010-02-22 19:23:45 UTC
I am seeing it too. Must be one of the late 0.3.0 release candidates.
Comment 3 Paul Varner (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2010-02-22 22:57:33 UTC
Actually all versions revdep-rebuild in the tree do it.  It is a side effect of using /etc/init.d/  Unfortunately, I haven't found a way to use and tell it to turn off using syslog.
Comment 4 Paul Varner (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2012-05-10 21:04:15 UTC
This actually appears to be "fixed" with at least sys-apps/openrc- installed as the einfo, ewarn, and eerror commands no longer are writing to syslog.  Leaving open until I can verify when this was fixed.