What logs should be displayed by default in the gnome-system-log viewer?

Martin Pitt martin.pitt at ubuntu.com
Fri Dec 9 05:30:16 UTC 2011

Sebastien Bacher [2011-12-08 17:57 +0100]:
> Does anyone have an opinion on what logs should be displayed by
> default, we could either use a static list in the default config of
> gnome-system-log or make it parse one of the rsyslog files if there
> is one which would provides the list we need.

Could we change it to parse /etc/rsyslog.d/50-default.conf instead?
This should be pretty much the format it expects.

Failing that, if we really need to hardcode, these seem useful:


Xorg.0.log isn't from syslog, so perhaps that one should be hardcoded either


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