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Rotate logs


Sometimes you will need to force logs to be rotated. No problem. This can be done manually. Here’s the command.

logrotate -v -f /etc/logrotate.d/rsyslog

This will compress and rotate all the significant logs.

To check which logs your machine will rotate, examine the file /etc/logrotate.d/rsyslog



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