[Mailman-Users] Syslog in Mailman

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Mon May 4 08:41:15 CEST 2015

On 05/03/2015 02:54 PM, Eric Lamer wrote:
>    I have Mailman installed on my Debian and I don't get any message in my syslog server from Mailman.  I have exim4 on the same server and I get syslog from it.

Mailman has its own logging facility. It calls it syslog, but it is
Mailman's own logging, not the system syslog.

>    I have generated some stuff in mailman, like creating a list etc and I see the message in /var/log/mailman/  bounce,error,smtp etc.  so I know the message are getting in the log files.  Just no syslog.

Exactly. Mailman logs to it's own files which in a Debian package are in
/var/log/mailman. That's the only logging Mailman does.

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