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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Redirecting the tail output fails when log rotation happens even though i have used -F. But when i tail and see the output on terminal this does not happen. Note i have also used & to execute this statement in background.
Suppose if i want to tail a file /opt/SAMPLE.txt and redirect its output... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: CN1
2. OS X (Apple)
In Mavericks, Apple has apparently moved control of log rotation to ASL. There's a 'ttl' value to determine how long log files will stick around for. I can compress them, change the way they're named, limit them by size, etc. But the one thing I cannot find is how to NOT keep one log file per... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: jnojr
I seem to have a problem with log rotation, unless I am doing something wrong, I have type the following command for testing purposes to see if the -s option works but he did not:
logadm -w /var/adm/messages -C 8 -c -s 512k -t '/var/adm/messages.$n' -z 1
the file is now at this... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: fretagi
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Good morning, I just want to know and collect ideas on this one. Regarding rotation of logs as I've observed it's not consistently functioning. I have a server with 8 Partitions, each partition has a dedicated directory for the logs that is needed and I set it every 5mins (300secs) the... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: rymnd_12345
need advise regarding the log rotation, i have the logadm set at
30 2 * * * /usr/sbin/logadm
so it supposed to rotate once per day, but now it rotated twice!
but someone my log will rotate at 2:30 AM, but then another 2 hours later, it creates a new and rotate a new log again,... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: dehetoxic
What is log rotation in Solaris ? What are the essential steps to perform log rotation in Solaris? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Revathi@1
Recently i received a request to rotate logs of catalina.out (tomcat). The file size was about 807 MB. I used logadm to truncate the log ( -c ) and zip (-z 0) it.
Everything worked fine, catalina.out.0.gz was created (22 MB) and the size of original catalina.out became 0kb.
After... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Mack1982
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi, I current have many apps servers running and need to create a script to rotate logs daily, and then create an autosys job to delete logs that are older than 30 days. I was thrown into this and have no idea what to do, please help me get started, thanks!
and i will... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: new2learn09
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Due to some reason I can not use HUP to rotate needed log files.
So I use the standard method:
cp $file $file.1
cat /dev/null > $file
But if Java application in this time writing the output to $file,
in the beginning of it appears many "^@^@^@^@^@^@".
How to avoid it? Or how... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: mirusnet
Can anyone post a sample log rotate and archive configuration on HP-UX?
I really don't know how to do that... :( (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: untamed