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spikes 12th December 2010 22:24

Auth.log question
 
Hi,

I see constant entries in the auth.log file below. Are these normal? Thank you.

Dec 12 06:26:01 server1 CRON[16660]: pam_unix(cron:session): session opened for user root by (uid=0)
Dec 12 06:26:01 server1 CRON[16660]: pam_unix(cron:session): session closed for user root
Dec 12 06:26:55 server1 postfix/smtpd[32260]: sql auxprop plugin using mysql engine
Dec 12 06:26:57 server1 CRON[9127]: pam_unix(cron:session): session closed for user root
Dec 12 06:27:01 server1 CRON[32267]: pam_unix(cron:session): session opened for user root by (uid=0)
Dec 12 06:27:01 server1 CRON[32267]: pam_unix(cron:session): session closed for user root
Dec 12 06:27:52 server1 postfix/smtpd[32275]: sql auxprop plugin using mysql engine
Dec 12 06:28:01 server1 CRON[32278]: pam_unix(cron:session): session opened for user root by (uid=0)
Dec 12 06:28:01 server1 CRON[32278]: pam_unix(cron:session): session closed for user root
Dec 12 06:29:01 server1 CRON[32288]: pam_unix(cron:session): session opened for user root by (uid=0)
Dec 12 06:29:01 server1 CRON[32288]: pam_unix(cron:session): session closed for user root
Dec 12 06:30:01 server1 CRON[32296]: pam_unix(cron:session): session opened for user www-data by (uid=0)
Dec 12 06:30:01 server1 CRON[32296]: pam_unix(cron:session): session closed for user www-data
Dec 12 06:30:01 server1 CRON[32299]: pam_unix(cron:session): session opened for user root by (uid=0)
Dec 12 06:30:01 server1 CRON[32305]: pam_unix(cron:session): session opened for user getmail by (uid=0)
Dec 12 06:30:01 server1 CRON[32305]: pam_unix(cron:session): session closed for user getmail
Dec 12 06:30:02 server1 postfix/smtpd[32324]: sql auxprop plugin using mysql engine
Dec 12 06:30:02 server1 CRON[32299]: pam_unix(cron:session): session closed for user root
Dec 12 06:31:01 server1 CRON[32357]: pam_unix(cron:session): session opened for user root by (uid=0)
Dec 12 06:31:01 server1 CRON[32357]: pam_unix(cron:session): session closed for user root
Dec 12 06:32:02 server1 CRON[32365]: pam_unix(cron:session): session opened for user root by (uid=0)
Dec 12 06:32:02 server1 CRON[32365]: pam_unix(cron:session): session closed for user root
Dec 12 06:33:01 server1 CRON[32373]: pam_unix(cron:session): session opened for user root by (uid=0)
Dec 12 06:33:01 server1 CRON[32373]: pam_unix(cron:session): session closed for user root
Dec 12 06:34:01 server1 CRON[32382]: pam_unix(cron:session): session opened for user root by (uid=0)
Dec 12 06:34:01 server1 CRON[32382]: pam_unix(cron:session): session closed for user root
Dec 12 06:35:01 server1 CRON[32391]: pam_unix(cron:session): session opened for user root by (uid=0)
Dec 12 06:35:01 server1 CRON[32398]: pam_unix(cron:session): session opened for user getmail by (uid=0)
Dec 12 06:35:01 server1 CRON[32398]: pam_unix(cron:session): session closed for user getmail
Dec 12 06:35:02 server1 postfix/smtpd[32417]: sql auxprop plugin using mysql engine
Dec 12 06:35:02 server1 CRON[32391]: pam_unix(cron:session): session closed for user root
Dec 12 06:36:01 server1 CRON[32437]: pam_unix(cron:session): session opened for user root by (uid=0)
Dec 12 06:36:01 server1 CRON[32437]: pam_unix(cron:session): session closed for user root
Dec 12 06:37:01 server1 CRON[32446]: pam_unix(cron:session): session opened for user root by (uid=0)
Dec 12 06:37:01 server1 CRON[32446]: pam_unix(cron:session): session closed for user root
Dec 12 06:38:01 server1 CRON[32465]: pam_unix(cron:session): session opened for user root by (uid=0)
Dec 12 06:38:01 server1 CRON[32465]: pam_unix(cron:session): session closed for user root
Dec 12 06:39:01 server1 CRON[32477]: pam_unix(cron:session): session opened for user root by (uid=0)
Dec 12 06:39:01 server1 CRON[32490]: pam_unix(cron:session): session opened for user root by (uid=0)
Dec 12 06:39:01 server1 CRON[32477]: pam_unix(cron:session): session closed for user root
Dec 12 06:39:01 server1 CRON[32490]: pam_unix(cron:session): session closed for user root
Dec 12 06:40:01 server1 CRON[32502]: pam_unix(cron:session): session opened for user www-data by (uid=0)
Dec 12 06:40:01 server1 CRON[32502]: pam_unix(cron:session): session closed for user www-data


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