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authorPeter Seebach <seebs@eee12.(none)>2010-04-30 13:01:58 -0500
committerPeter Seebach <seebs@eee12.(none)>2010-04-30 17:54:27 -0500
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Improve PSEUDO_DEBUG_FILE.
The PSEUDO_DEBUG_FILE feature is enhanced, and is now also used by the pseudo server.
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@@ -242,7 +242,11 @@ error or to the file
By default,
.I pseudo
daemon messages go into the log file, but messages generated by the client
-code go to standard error. At the default logging level, only critical
+code go to standard error. These can be changed using the
+.B PSEUDO_DEBUG_FILE
+environment variable, documented in
+.BR ENVIRONMENT .
+At the default logging level, only critical
messages are displayed. If you have raised the logging level (using the
.I \-v
option or the
@@ -296,9 +300,14 @@ the default is to log to standard error. If the string contains a single
that string is replaced with the short program name, and if it contains
a single
.BR %d ,
-that string is replaced with the process ID. The presence of other
-format specifiers, or more than one of either of these, may produce
-undesired behavior.
+that string is replaced with the process ID. Other format specifiers
+(other than '%%') are not allowed. By default, the
+.I pseudo
+server logs to the file
+.I pseudo.log
+in the
+.I var/pseudo
+directory, while clients log to standard error.
.TP 8
.B PSEUDO_ENOSYS_ABORT
If this variable is set, the