Rotating system logs

Jeremy Henty jeremy at chaos.org.uk
Thu Sep 21 03:39:57 PDT 2006


Dan, 

> Logrotate seems to be popular with the distros. I can't find the
> source anywhere. 

Ditto, though I found the Debian page for it.  It's not the only old
utility that lingers on only in source packages.

> http://iain.cx/src/logrotate/

I found this too, though I confused it with the other logrotate for a
while.  I wonder why it rotates multilog log directories?  Doesn't
multilog already rotate logs anyway?

Regards, 

Jeremy Henty 



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