[Logcheck-devel] Bug#443171: Bug#443171: Bug#443171: rules to ignore acpid messages
martin f krafft
madduck at debian.org
Fri Sep 21 09:25:52 UTC 2007
also sprach Hanspeter Kunz <hkunz at ifi.uzh.ch> [2007.09.21.1017 +0100]:
> I didn't mean that the submission rules are unspecific. What
> I meant is, that the logcheck rules I submitted are unspecific,
> because it is their purpose to match a lot of different lines
> (with the same straing pattern though) in syslog.
Yes, I know. But the submission rules say that your rules are not
acceptable and that you should put .+$ after them, because "those
are the rules, but I did not make them".
> And the fact that you do not worry about performance does not mean
> that I shouldn't, does it? :-)
If you do, please concentrate your energy on other parts of logcheck
which are much greater performance hogs than regexps processed by
> So, in short: I am convinced that the (logcheck) rules I submitted
> are best kept as they are (not using an $ at the end), because it
> is their intention to be unspecific.
> If you agree, I can also submit them as a patch.
I am fine with your rules. You don't need to make a patch, but if
you want, please go ahead. git is fun to play with.
.''`. martin f. krafft <madduck at debian.org>
: :' : proud Debian developer, author, administrator, and user
`. `'` http://people.debian.org/~madduck - http://debiansystem.info
`- Debian - when you have better things to do than fixing systems
windoze 98: <n.> useless extension to a minor patch release for 32-bit
extensions and a graphical shell for a 16-bit patch to an 8-bit
operating system originally coded for a 4-bit microprocessor, written
by a 2-bit company that can't stand for 1 bit of competition.
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: Digital signature (see http://martin-krafft.net/gpg/)
Url : http://lists.alioth.debian.org/pipermail/logcheck-devel/attachments/20070921/888f3462/attachment.pgp
More information about the Logcheck-devel