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From "Jacob Coby" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Apache log rotation problem
Date Wed, 26 Mar 2003 00:14:38 GMT
> I have a bit of a problem when I rotate my access and error logs.  I am
> Apache 1.3.something on Debian and whenever I gzip a log file and it gets
> removed, the log file does not get written to by apache until I restart
> even if I 'touch' the file.  Can anyone see what I am doing wrong here?

After moving the file, you have to bump the server to get it to reload the
config by sending it a -HUP signal: `killall -HUP /path/to/httpd`


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