[Dovecot] Reduce logging auth-worker

Reindl Harald h.reindl at thelounge.net
Sat Mar 23 04:28:30 EET 2013

>> [root at mail:~]$ cat /etc/rsyslog.conf | grep database
>> :msg, contains, "Connected to database dbmail" ~

was not helpful?
well, not if you insist in not use syslog

maybe you should explain why not using syslog as
everybody else to taken serious because "i do not
want" in case where it is clear you need is no reason

Am 23.03.2013 02:58, schrieb Nick Edwards:
> As usual you post with nothing helpful to say, I wont dignify your
> regular trolling by commenting any further
> On 3/23/13, Reindl Harald <h.reindl at thelounge.net> wrote:
>> Am 23.03.2013 02:31, schrieb Nick Edwards:
>>> Hello Timo
>>> We would like to reduce the logging by increasing severity, we don't
>>> use syslog since we use
>>> log_path = /var/log/dovecot/pop3.log
>> why?
>>> Is there a way auth-worker can be made to log  warn|error   instead of
>>> info?
>>> Constantly 1/5th of the log file is filled with auth-work info
>>> connecting to mysql socket, which we do not need to see unless, well,
>>> we need to see it either via debug, or if there is a problem, I know
>>> this can be done from syslog, but we prefer not to use syslog, and the
>>> wiki does not indicate it can be done?
>> but that is exactly why syslog exists instead re-invent the wheel
>> [root at mail:~]$ cat /etc/rsyslog.conf | grep database
>> :msg, contains, "Connected to database dbmail" ~

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