Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Wed Nov 8 14:35:02 PST 2000

On November  8, 2000 05:24 pm, you wrote:
> > Use 'logger' than comes with util-linux
> Yea, I looked at logger...Right now the earliest I can start
> syslogd is after localnet,checkfs,mountfs; if I try to start
> it earlier syslog hangs...

that's because syslogd needs the local loopback device running in order to 
run. But you don't need syslogd running to use logger. You can tell logger to 
write directly to a file.

Gerard Beekmans

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