newsyslog gone mad

Jon Radel jon at
Tue Dec 25 17:05:27 UTC 2018

> Here is the relevant line from /etc/newsyslog.conf:
> /usr/home/www/*/logs/*                 644  24    *    @01T00 GZ /var/run/
I’ve never tried this particular breakage in newsyslog, but generally it’s best to match only what you want to rotate.  Try

> /usr/home/www/*/logs/*_log                644  24    *    @01T00 GZ /var/run/

—Jon Radel
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