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Submission + - New journal Daemon Proposed to Replace syslog (itworld.com)

LinuxScribe writes: "In an effort to foil cracker's attempts to cover their tracks by altering text-based syslogs, and improve the syslog process as a whole, Red hat developers Lennart Poettering and Kay Sievers are proposing a new tool called The Journal. Using key/value pairs in a binary format, The Journal is already stirring up a lot of objections."
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New journal Daemon Proposed to Replace syslog

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