❦ 2 mars 2018 19:24 +1100, Igor Cicimov <ig...@encompasscorporation.com> :
>> I suppose the permissions of /var/log are incorrect. It should be owned
>> by syslog?
> The permissions look ok:
> # ls -ld /var/log/
> drwxrwxr-x 16 root syslog 4096 Mar 2 00:00 /var/log/
> # id -a syslog
> uid=104(syslog) gid=108(syslog) groups=108(syslog),4(adm)
I don't use rsyslog myself, so I can't help you more.
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