no mmnormalize module in rsyslog for trusty

Robie Basak robie.basak at
Fri Feb 28 10:52:58 UTC 2014

On Fri, Feb 28, 2014 at 11:45:28AM +0100, Rune Elvemo wrote:
> In rsyslog 7.x the new mmnormalize module is available, that is if
> you use the --enable-mmnormalize flag when you run the configure
> script, and the default is that it is disabled. In your 7.x package
> for trusty it is not enabled. The module is enabled in debian
> testing.
> So the question is: Why is it disabled? I can't understand what made
> you do this.

The changelog entry from 7.4.4-1ubuntu1 says:

  * Drop mmnormalize module, which depends on liblognorm from universe.

> Please consider enabling it, since mmnormalize is *very* useful.

This would require either rsyslog to be relegated to universe (very
unlikely) or liblognorm to enter main (I don't know anything about
liblognorm, so can't comment).

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