Logrotate - all applications

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For most distros, save the configuration file to /etc/logrotate.d/mythtv

Log rotation with --logpath logging

This configuration will work with MythTV logging using either the --logpath or --syslog argument.


Author unknown
Description Example configuration file for using logrotate to rotate your MythTV log files.
Supports


Script.png /etc/logrotate.d/mythtv

/var/log/mythtv/*.log {
        weekly
        rotate 8
        missingok
        ifempty
        nocreate
        nocompress
        sharedscripts
        olddir /var/log/mythtv/old
        postrotate
                killall -HUP mythbackend
                killall -HUP mythfrontend
                killall -HUP mythlcdserver
                find /var/log/mythtv/old -name 'mythfrontend*' -type f -mtime +30 -delete
        endscript
}