no kernel log when plugging device

I’d want to get informations about and USB keyboard that I’ve just plugged on my Linux host (shared USB device from a Host, using vmware). Usually, I expect to see a message inside /var/log/kern.log, but nothing appears. rsyslog is configured like this, seems fine: [email protected]# grep kern /etc/rsyslog.* /etc/rsyslog.conf:module(load=”imklog”) # provides kernel logging support /etc/rsyslog.conf:kern.*…