Subject: Re: newsyslog
To: John Nemeth <>
From: Brandon D. Valentine <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 07/17/2000 01:18:32
On Sun, 16 Jul 2000, John Nemeth wrote:

>On Dec 1,  8:06am, Andy Doran wrote:
>} I've got a few more things to do with newsyslog and then I think I'm done.
>} Hopefully I can get these done in one go. :).
>     I don't know if this has been done yet, but I would like the
>ability to specify a program other then syslog to be signaled.  This
>would preferably be an option for a given file to be rotated.
>}-- End of excerpt from Andy Doran

That would be absolutely awesome.  There are plenty of daemons running
around that keep track of their own logs under their own directory
structure and they don't always include a builtin logrotate facility.

Brandon D. Valentine
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