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Werk #5509: cmk-update-agent: Prevent agent update from crashing while setting up syslog

ComponentAgent Bakery
Titlecmk-update-agent: Prevent agent update from crashing while setting up syslog
Date2018-08-17 14:22:32
Checkmk EditionCheckmk Enterprise Edition (CEE)
Checkmk Version1.6.0b1,1.5.0p3
LevelTrivial Change
ClassBug Fix
CompatibilityCompatible - no manual interaction needed

If syslog setup failed (on Linux), namely if /dev/log is not available, the agent updater would crash. This is now mitigated by catching errors while setting up logging to syslog. A failure will now result in a warning instead of a crash.