sudo with redirect to file

In order to “cat /dev/null > syslog” with sudo,

sudo bash -c ‘cat /dev/null>syslog’

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/82256/how-do-i-use-sudo-to-redirect-output-to-a-location-i-dont-have-permission-to-wr

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