One would think that ISO 8601 date strings would make more sense, in addition not being language dependent. But I guess that's out.
Thanks anyway! -Modulok- On 7/26/09, Dan Nelson <dnel...@allantgroup.com> wrote: > In the last episode (Jul 26), Modulok said: >> Is it possible (without patching source) to change the date format >> that syslog spits out into the log files? If so, how? The manual page >> makes no mention of it. > > No, if you want to change it you'd have to edit the source. Note that the > current date format matches RFC 3164, so if you change it, you risk breaking > any parsing program that tries to read the logfiles, and if you forward > those messages to another machine, they won't recognise your timestamp and > will probably add another timestamp to the line. > > -- > Dan Nelson > dnel...@allantgroup.com > _______________________________________________ > email@example.com mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org" > _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"