ncidrotate.conf man page

ncidrotate.conf — ncidrotate configuration file

Description

The ncidrotate.conf file contains the configuration information for ncidrotate, used to rotate the cidcall.log file.

The ncidrotate.conf file understands 3 types of lines:

blank line
ignored
comment line, beginning with '#'
ignored

Variable=Argument

There are only two variables to change: Lines2keep and RotateOff

Defaults:
Lines2keep=0
RotateOff=0

The other variables should not be changed. See ncidrotate.conf for a complete list of variables to set and what the default values are.

Examples

Keep 10 lines in cidcall.log after rotation:

Lines2keep=10

Do not rotate (allows the cidcall.log file to continue growing):

RotateOff=1

Requirements

logrotate ‐ rotates, compresses, and mails system logs

Files

/etc/ncid/ncidrotate.conf
/var/log/cidcall.log

See Also

ncidrotate.1, ncidd.8

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