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authorDries Buytaert2007-04-13 08:27:18 (GMT)
committerDries Buytaert2007-04-13 08:27:18 (GMT)
commit9dc7e99a42e66b544bef641a419062f616ef7e1e (patch)
tree07a0d30d48d69d7b3d1a5ef91acd3b7fc7545014
parent807c2a2d09e8462c7d4cedfb80a57bd8ba44d29d (diff)
- Patch #63881 by kbahey: logging documentation improvements.
-rw-r--r--modules/dblog/dblog.module2
-rw-r--r--modules/syslog/syslog.module6
-rw-r--r--modules/system/system.module2
3 files changed, 5 insertions, 5 deletions
diff --git a/modules/dblog/dblog.module b/modules/dblog/dblog.module
index 2244567..6af3d26 100644
--- a/modules/dblog/dblog.module
+++ b/modules/dblog/dblog.module
@@ -44,7 +44,7 @@ function dblog_theme() {
function dblog_menu() {
$items['admin/settings/logging/dblog'] = array(
'title' => t('Database logging'),
- 'description' => t('Settings for logging to the Drupal database logs.'),
+ 'description' => t('Settings for logging to the Drupal database logs. This is the most common method for small to medium sites on shared hosting. The logs are viewable from the admin pages.'),
'page callback' => 'drupal_get_form',
'page arguments' => array('dblog_admin_settings'),
);
diff --git a/modules/syslog/syslog.module b/modules/syslog/syslog.module
index 1edf587..7476226 100644
--- a/modules/syslog/syslog.module
+++ b/modules/syslog/syslog.module
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@ function syslog_help($section) {
function syslog_menu() {
$items['admin/settings/logging/syslog'] = array(
'title' => t('Syslog'),
- 'description' => t('Settings for syslog logging.'),
+ 'description' => t('Settings for syslog logging. Syslog is a system administration logging tool, where messages are routed by facility and severity. It is more suitable for medium to large sites, and would not be suitable for shared hosting environments.'),
'page callback' => 'drupal_get_form',
'page arguments' => array('syslog_admin_settings'),
);
@@ -36,10 +36,10 @@ function syslog_menu() {
function syslog_admin_settings() {
$form['syslog_facility'] = array(
'#type' => 'select',
- '#title' => t('Syslog facility to send to'),
+ '#title' => t('Syslog facility to send events to'),
'#default_value' => variable_get('syslog_facility', DEFAULT_SYSLOG_FACILITY),
'#options' => syslog_facility_list(),
- '#description' => t('Select the syslog facility to send Drupal\'s messages to. For more information on syslog facilities, See !syslog_conf and !php', array(
+ '#description' => t('Select the syslog facility to send Drupal\'s messages to. Syslog is a system administration logging tool, where messages are routed by facility and severity. It is more suitable for medium to large sites, and would not be suitable for shared hosting environments. In the file /etc/syslog.conf you define where messages go for any combination of facility and severity. For UNIX/Linux systems, Drupal can use the facilities user, local0 to local7, for Windows, you can only use the user facility. For more information on syslog facilities, severity levels, and how to setup a syslog.conf files, see !syslog_conf and !php', array(
'!php' => l("PHP's syslog", 'http://www.php.net/manual/en/function.openlog.php'),
'!syslog_conf' => l('UNIX/Linux syslog.conf', 'http://www.rt.com/man/syslog.5.html'),
)),
diff --git a/modules/system/system.module b/modules/system/system.module
index bab509f..a22f9ac 100644
--- a/modules/system/system.module
+++ b/modules/system/system.module
@@ -251,7 +251,7 @@ function system_menu() {
);
$items['admin/settings/logging'] = array(
'title' => t('Logging and alerts'),
- 'description' => t('Settings for logging and alerts modules'),
+ 'description' => t('Settings for logging and alerts modules. Various modules can route Drupal\'s system events to different destination, such as syslog, database, email, ...etc.'),
'page callback' => 'system_logging_overview',
);
$items['admin/settings/performance'] = array(