[vlc-devel] [RFC] logger: add a --syslog-facility option

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Tue May 26 13:44:53 CEST 2009

On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 11:59:17AM +0200, Pierre Ynard wrote :
>  - Should we add this option?

>  - Should we restrict the log facilities available? (I only put daemon
>    and the local ones here)
Why restricting?

>  - What syntax should we use, is "daemon", "local0" ... fine?
I think so.

> +#define SYSLOG_FACILITY_TEXT N_("Syslog facility")
> +#define SYSLOG_FACILITY_LONGTEXT N_("Specify the syslog facility")
Those TEXT are really sub-optimal.

"Select the syslog facility where the logs will be forwarded."

Best Regards,

Jean-Baptiste Kempf

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