Log rotation kills squeezeboxserver CLI

Mark Knight markk at knigma.org
Tue Jun 25 12:26:28 UTC 2013

Hi Ben, if you change newsyslog.conf to recreate the file with slimserv 
ownership, does it fix the error (although not the warnings)?

/var/log/squeezeboxserver/server.log    slimserv:slimserv 644 3 100  
*     J     /var/run/squeezeboxserver/squeezeboxserver.pid

Mark Knight
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On 25/06/2013 10:35, Ben Laurie wrote:
> I haven't figured out why, unfortunately, but if you use SBS' CLI
> interface, it stops responding when the log gets rotated by newsyslog.
> Removing it from newsyslog.conf fixes the problem (obviously at the
> cost of no log rotation :-).
> It also logs a _lot_ of crap, btw.

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