[erlang-questions] logging to syslog

Michael Wohlwend <>
Thu Oct 4 22:11:10 CEST 2007

Am Donnerstag 04 Oktober 2007 21:00:58 schrieb Garry Hodgson:
> i'm trying to use the syslog package from the user contributions section of
> the erlang website to log errors to syslog.  the module compiles and runs
> fine, produces no complaints, but i never see any of its log messages show
> up in the system log files (/var/log/messages, in my case).

syslogd has to be started with option "-r" to make it listen on the udp port.
just change it in /etc/default/syslogd


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