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by Chris_M
02 Jun 2017, 12:29
Forum: General Discussion (csf)
Topic: Can't add root to mysyslog with csf.syslogusers
Replies: 8
Views: 320

Thanks for the quick workaround/fix - much appreciated. Great work on CSF!
by Chris_M
01 Jun 2017, 17:44
Forum: General Discussion (csf)
Topic: Can't add root to mysyslog with csf.syslogusers
Replies: 8
Views: 320

We just found another similar issue. Any usernames containing a hyphen/dash character in /etc/csf/csf.syslogusers don't get added to the mysyslog group. For example, with Plesk and qmail it logs to syslog with the username "mhandlers-user". We have this configured in csf.syslogusers but it doesn't g...
by Chris_M
21 Mar 2017, 12:01
Forum: General Discussion (csf)
Topic: Can't add root to mysyslog with csf.syslogusers
Replies: 8
Views: 320

Just wanted to thank you for your reply.

If this can be fixed in a future update that would be great. In the meantime we'll add root to mysyslog manually with the following:
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usermod -a -G mysyslog root
Thanks again.
by Chris_M
20 Mar 2017, 21:50
Forum: General Discussion (csf)
Topic: Can't add root to mysyslog with csf.syslogusers
Replies: 8
Views: 320

root should not need to be added as it should be owner of the socket. It is only additional users that need access via the group permissions: # ls -la /dev/log srw-rw---- 1 root mysyslog 0 Mar 7 17:12 /dev/log Thanks for your reply. The permissions appear to be set correctly on the server: [root@pl...
by Chris_M
20 Mar 2017, 21:28
Forum: General Discussion (csf)
Topic: Can't add root to mysyslog with csf.syslogusers
Replies: 8
Views: 320

We have a CentOS 7 server where we are running CSF v10.04. On this server we have Qmail as the MTA (part of Plesk 12.5) and it logs to rsyslog via the 'root' user. I checked /etc/csf/csf.syslogusers and root is already included in the file by default. However, root does not get added to the mysyslog...
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