RE: [squid-users] Log rotation.

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Date: Mon, 19 Nov 2001 17:21:04 -0800

On a related note, how are people addressing the post-rotate compression of
these logs? I'd be interested in figuring out any techniques that other
people are using...


-----Original Message-----
From: Colin Campbell []
Sent: Sunday, November 18, 2001 10:28 PM
To: Michael T. Cheshire
Subject: Re: [squid-users] Log rotation.


On Mon, 19 Nov 2001, Michael T. Cheshire wrote:

> Can anyone tell me when/under what circumstances Squid rotates its
> access.log?
> Is it time based (ie every x hours or x days) or is it size based (ie
> when logfile reaches xxx KB in size)??

Squid rotates its log files when it's told to. Something or someone must
run "squid -k rotate". Squid will not do it as one of it's duties as a
proxy, ie unless you configure a cron job, it won't happen.

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