I have to get all the chromium and firefox info logs out of
/var/log/system.log and into a nice quiet
However I can neither recall or find how to set that in
syslog.conf. How would I go about doing that?
EDIT: I have been looking at the
asl.conf file for the asl logging daemon. This seems to have something to do with what I want, although, going from syslog to a binary log format is directly against sense.
EDIT: To be very clear one can use syslog to dynamically slice the logs. Apple is transitioning from syslog to the apple system log. So the grep approach only deals with the deprecated
/var/log syslogd files.
Switching to syslog-ng and logging to sqlite would seem to be easier, but who knows? I'm sure the proprietary format is the way to go.
is the command line tool for the ASL database.
is the C api to the syslogd daemon. The ASL replacement for the above is
has 2 modules, one writing to the files defined in
and one writing to the apple system log, as defined in
ASL seems to be the future. Syslogd is configured by both