On Fri, 31 Mar 2006, Christian S.J. Peron wrote:
> Although I agree this is a good idea, I think it would be more appropriate
> to place these kinds of checks in newsyslog(8) so that other programs
> logging can take advantage of this.
The program generating the log message is presumably the one that has to
decide not to generate it if space is low. Log messages currently come from
syslogd. Are you actually suggesting that syslogd should read the
newsylogd.conf file to find settings?
Robert N M Watson