[TriLUG] cronolog (fwd)
andy.random at gmail.com
Tue Apr 28 21:33:10 EDT 2009
I know this is old now but I sent this reply at the time and it didn't get
through due to some email problems my end and since I've not seen any
other follow-ups I thought I'd resent it now I think my email issues are
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Date: Mon, 13 Apr 2009 19:10:23 -0400 (EDT)
From: Andy Random <andy.random at gmail.com>
To: Triangle Linux Users Group General Discussion <trilug at trilug.org>
Subject: Re: [TriLUG] cronolog
On Mon, 13 Apr 2009, Patrick Brewer wrote:
> At my previous job we used cronolog to rotate some unfriendly logs. There
> were some features I'd like to add. But it looks like the project hasn't
> been touched in a couple of years.
> Anyone still use it? What is a replacement?
I've never heard of it to be honest.
What does it do? What do you require? If all you want is to rotate log files
(and compress them etc.) then pretty much everybody I know uses logrotate for
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