SOURCES: logrotate.conf - do log rotation daily and keep 2 weeks.

Patryk Zawadzki patrys at
Tue Dec 25 20:22:47 CET 2007

2007/12/25, Tomasz Pala <gotar at>:
> My biggest system (3k users, dozens of services) produces about 300 MB
> logs every day. Such machine doesn't have ANY problems compressing this
> after a week.

My biggest system is producing gigabytes of http access logs every
day. And I still believe such cases need tweaking anyway. Daily
rotation by default makes it so much easier to find the right file.

Patryk Zawadzki
PLD Linux Distribution

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