2.0.4b: logrotate problems with rh60

Stephen L Arnold sarnold at coyote.rain.org
Sun Jul 11 00:48:59 GMT 1999

On 11 Jul 99, giulioo at tiscalinet.it (Giulio Orsero) had questions 
about 2.0.4b: logrotate problems with rh60:  

> If I put "endscript" in place of "endrotate" then log.smb is rotated too.


> 2)
> It seems that once the log file is rotated smbd keeps logging to the old
> renamed/rotated file. Is "killall -HUP smbd" (since it is used as the
> postrotate script) supposed to tell smbd to reopen the log file?

I'm not sure; maybe you should try "/etc/rc.d/init.d/smb restart" 
instead.  It's worth a try.


Steve Arnold                     http://www.rain.org/~sarnold

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