[Logcheck-devel] Bug#614318: logcheck sends an email even when there are no entries after filtering
jim.barber at ddihealth.com
Mon Feb 21 02:17:28 UTC 2011
This has just started happening on one of our virtual machines running (VM) on an ESXi server.
Logcheck started sending me the same empty emails after the VM was rebooted early Feb 20th and some packages were upgraded
I don't know if it was one of the updates below, or if the reboot triggered it somehow (putting some other package that was
previously upgraded into effect).
The version of logcheck in question is:
||/ Name Version Description
ii logcheck 1.3.13 mails anomalies in the system logfiles to the administrator
I am also running logcheck version 1.3.13 on a number of other VMs that are not exhibiting the problem.
However these VMs have not been rebooted and haven't had the newer versions of the packages below installed on them.
They are in production use so can't mess with them at this stage.
But I can work with the VM that is exhibiting this problem if you need me to try anything.
The packages that were upgraded after the reboot were:
||/ Name Version Description
ii bash 4.1-3 The GNU Bourne Again SHell
ii bash-completion 1:1.3-1 programmable completion for the bash shell
ii groff-base 1.21-4 GNU troff text-formatting system (base system components)
ii iproute 20110107-2 networking and traffic control tools
ii libgeoip1 1.4.7~beta10+dfsg-4 A non-DNS IP-to-country resolver library
ii libgnutls26 2.10.4-2 the GNU TLS library - runtime library
ii libgpg-error0 1.10-0.3 library for common error values and messages in GnuPG components
ii libpipeline1 1.1.0-1 pipeline manipulation library
ii libsensors4 1:3.2.0-1 library to read temperature/voltage/fan sensors
ii libusb-0.1-4 2:0.1.12-17 userspace USB programming library
ii libwireshark-data 1.4.3-2 a network packet dissection library -- data files
ii libwireshark0 1.4.3-2 a network packet dissection library -- shared library
ii libwiretap0 1.4.3-2 a network packet capture library -- shared library
ii libwsutil0 1.4.3-2 network packet dissection utilities library -- shared library
ii libx11-6 2:1.4.1-4 X11 client-side library
ii libx11-data 2:1.4.1-4 X11 client-side library
ii libxcb-render0 1.7-2 X C Binding, render extension
ii libxcb1 1.7-2 X C Binding
ii libxext6 2:1.2.0-2 X11 miscellaneous extension library
ii login 1:220.127.116.11+svn3283-3 system login tools
ii man-db 2.5.9-4 on-line manual pager
ii passwd 1:18.104.22.168+svn3283-3 change and administer password and group data
ii rsyslog 5.7.3-1 enhanced multi-threaded syslogd
ii tshark 1.4.3-2 network traffic analyzer - console version
ii ttf-dejavu 2.32-1 Metapackage to pull in ttf-dejavu-core and ttf-dejavu-extra
ii ttf-dejavu-core 2.32-1 Vera font family derivate with additional characters
ii ttf-dejavu-extra 2.32-1 Vera font family derivate with additional characters
ii wireshark-common 1.4.3-2 network traffic analyzer - common files
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