> Between all the "normal" messages of the iptables log in my /var/log/messages i
> have messages that say Jun 3 20:15:15 fw -- MARK --
> About 3 or 4 in a row and then back to the "normal" messages again. It
> happens every 20 min, so i suspect it's something of a daemon doing
> something but i have no clue who and what.
> Does anybody knows what these messages are ?
This is the SYSLOG daemon telling you that SYSLOG is running but had
nothing to report. If you don't like this behavior, you can disable it
by editing the following file and changing the MARK time out.
In /etc/rc.d/init.d/syslog, find the line that says:
and replace it with:
daemon syslogd -m 0
Then restart the syslog daemon
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