Bug 56626 - Add info about rotatelogs to log rotation document
Summary: Add info about rotatelogs to log rotation document
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Apache httpd-2
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Documentation (show other bugs)
Version: 2.5-HEAD
Hardware: PC Linux
: P2 normal (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: HTTP Server Documentation List
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Reported: 2014-06-15 15:30 UTC by Rich Bowen
Modified: 2015-12-29 20:41 UTC (History)
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Description Rich Bowen 2014-06-15 15:30:50 UTC
http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.4/logs.html#rotation basically tells you to rotate your logs manually when they get too big. Enhance that doc to mention rotatelogs as well as other standard ways to rotate log files.
Comment 1 Luca Toscano 2015-12-29 20:41:27 UTC
Hi Rich,

I noticed that rotatelogs is mentioned at the bottom of http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.4/logs.html#rotation. Would it be enough in your opinion? Otherwise we could add a reference to other standard tools like logrotate.

Luca