On Ubuntu 10.04 LTS, I'm using the stock rsyslog configuration and added a custom file in /etc/rsyslog.d with the following contents:
# cat /etc/rsyslog.d/62-pc local3.debug /var/log/pc/debug.log local3.* /var/log/pc/main.log
The two referenced files exist and the files and containing directory are readable and writable by the syslog user. Yet, the only place I find the messages is
/var/log/pc/main.log is empty.
In addition, the messages in
I've checked that the program from which the messages originate is not the cause of these troubles: the problem also occurs with the
What can be wrong here?