rsyslogd is logging usb add and remove messages on the console.

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  • rsyslogd is logging following usb add and remove messages on the console
usb 2-1.8: USB disconnect, device number 8
usb 2-1.8: new low speed USB device number 9 using ehci_hcd
usb 2-1.8: New USB device found, idVendor=046d, idProduct=c016
usb 2-1.8: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=0
usb 2-1.8: Product: Optical USB Mouse
usb 2-1.8: Manufacturer: Logitech
usb 2-1.8: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice
input: Logitech Optical USB Mouse as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1d.0/usb2/2-1/2-1.8/2-1.8:1.0/input/input14
generic-usb 0003:046D:C016.0007: input,hidraw0: USB HID v1.10 Mouse [Logitech Optical USB Mouse] on usb-0000:00:1d.0-1.8/input0


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • rsyslog

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