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Logrotate Command Tutorial With Examples For Linux

Logrotate main purpose is to easy administrator of Linux logs. It is very talented tool it can Automatic rotation Compression Removal Mailing Logs Logrotate can be configured and run accordingly with configuration files. We will look all of them in this tutorial in detail. Configuration File Logrotate generally works as a daemon. The logrotate binary is located/usr/sbin/logrotate . The configuration file is located at /etc/logrotate.conf . Here is the default logrotate configuration...


How To Rotate Log Files In Linux?

Logs are created by different services like HTTP, ftp, ssh etc. What do we with these logs? May be nothing but when the times came it will be important to get detailed information about error, security event etc from log files. Logs are created all times and always grows up. How can we handle to prevent these logs files to fill our disks. Here came the rotate operation or daemon....

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