Logrotate no longer works..."Too Many Open Files"

Mike Burger mburger at bubbanfriends.org
Wed Jun 27 22:48:51 UTC 2007

My named, maillog and messages logs have never rotated on a daily basis,

And no, it wasn't...my apologies...I usually do better.  I can only note
that my 2 month old was crying as I wrote the second message, and forgot
to trim it down before sending it.

> On Wed, 2007-06-27 at 08:52 -0400, Mike Burger wrote:
>> I should also point out that logrotate, although listed in cron.daily,
>> used to only rotate the logs on Sunday mornings.  Now it tries to rotate
>> them every day...yet another unexpected behavior.
> Most logs are rotated weekly, but some are not.  See the individual
> specs in /etc/logrotate.d.
> Was quoting your *entire* previous message strictly necessary?
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