Cannot use syslog

Olivier Olivier.Nicole at
Tue Oct 3 08:29:43 CEST 2017

Olivier <Olivier.Nicole at> writes:

> Hi,
> One last question.
> I would like to use syslog to log the activity of FreeRadius 3.0.15.
> My radius server is running chrooted and nothing shows in syslog despite
> I add a rule to log *.* in /var/log/all in syslog configuration.

If I don't chroot, syslog is working fine. And tcpdump shows that syslog
is sent through the network interface, not through the socket.

I don't understand what the probem is.

> How FreeRadius is accessing syslog? Through the Unix socket (and then I
> need it in the chroot environment) of through the network stack?
> The server is FreeBSD.
> Thanks in advance,
> olivier


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