Cannot use syslog

Alan Buxey alan.buxey at
Tue Oct 3 09:25:11 CEST 2017

Do you have the usual special file handlers in place for syslog as per
usual chroot Daemon requirements?
Use strace and friends to see what files/pipes etc are being opened and
what your system is failing to provide


On 3 Oct 2017 6:53 am, "Olivier" <Olivier.Nicole at> wrote:

> 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.
> 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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