Make systemd journal persistent | remove rsyslog (by default)

Bryan Quigley bryan.quigley at
Thu Jan 12 15:52:44 UTC 2017

On Tue, Jan 10, 2017 at 7:07 PM, Jeremy Bicha <jeremy at> wrote:
> On 10 January 2017 at 17:04, Bryan Quigley <bryan.quigley at> wrote:
>> I'm sure I missed some positives/negatives.   Thoughts on doing this for Zesty?
> We would need to install gnome-logs instead of gnome-system-log on
> Ubuntu Desktop.

Indeed.  Nice catch.

> And probably have gnome-system-log removed on upgrade. Those who
> manually enabled syslog could then install gnome-system-log after if
> they want.

I believe that if we drop gnome-system-log from main (and having
nothing depend on it), do-release-upgrade will give users the options
to remove it.

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