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Bug #2337

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give warning if permissions won't allow log reopen after dropping privs

Added by Victor Julien almost 5 years ago. Updated over 3 years ago.

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Description

If we drop privs files that we could open as root might not be readable and writable anymore. We should be able to detect this during startup and warn the user.

This applies to the log files like eve and fast.log, but also to suricata.log for engine messages.


Related issues 2 (1 open1 closed)

Related to Bug #2373: unix domain socket owner stays root when priviledges droppedFeedbackOISF DevActions
Related to Bug #2386: check if default log dir is writable at start upClosedShivani BhardwajActions
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