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Old 12-04-2018
Apache log rotate configuration

HI

i was trying to configure logrotate for my apache server and it's not working properly.

here is my lodrotate configuration

Code:
/var/log/httpd/*log {
    daily
    missingok
    notifempty
    sharedscripts
    compress
    delaycompress
    postrotate
        /sbin/service httpd reload > /dev/null 2>/dev/null || true
    endscript
}

And here is the logs directory

Code:
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root         1 Dec  4 09:10 jk-runtime-status.5767.lock
-rwxrwxr-x 1 root root         0 Dec  5 03:23 ssl_request_log
-rwxrwxr-x 1 root root         0 Dec  5 03:23 ssl_error_log
-rwxrwxr-x 1 root root         0 Dec  5 03:23 ssl_access_log
-rwxrwxr-x 1 root root         0 Dec  5 03:23 rewrite.log
-rwxrwxr-x 1 root root         0 Dec  5 03:23 mod_jk.log
-rwxrwxr-x 1 root root         0 Dec  5 03:23 error_log
-rwxrwxr-x 1 root root         0 Dec  5 03:23 access_log
-rwxrwxr-x 1 root root      5274 Dec  5 04:19 ssl_error_log-20181205
-rwxrwxr-x 1 root root     47198 Dec  5 06:10 error_log-20181205
-rwxrwxr-x 1 root root  11131982 Dec  5 06:13 ssl_request_log-20181205
-rwxrwxr-x 1 root root   9037654 Dec  5 06:13 ssl_access_log-20181205
-rwxrwxr-x 1 root root 514548359 Dec  5 06:13 rewrite.log-20181205
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root      6080 Dec  5 06:13 jk-runtime-status.5767
-rwxrwxr-x 1 root root   7457352 Dec  5 06:13 mod_jk.log-20181205
-rwxrwxr-x 1 root root  57777013 Dec  5 06:13 access_log-20181205


as you can see log is rotated with date ext but apache is still writing logs to rotated file no to new files(new files size is 0 bytes)
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