[mythtv] Rotating mythbackend.log file

Simon Wilkinson simon at sxw.org.uk
Sat Apr 3 17:44:28 EST 2004


David Hampton wrote:

> On Sat, 2004-04-03 at 07:18, Jeff wrote:
>>Would it make any sense to add code to Myth to automatically
>>roll the log file once/day?
> 
> No, that's reinventing the wheel.  IMHO the right solution is to emulate
> syslog.  

Better yet, just use the 'copytruncate' option with logrotate.

Cheers,

Simon.





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