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From thanos <than...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: is it safe to delete the log file?
Date Tue, 30 Jul 2013 21:06:27 GMT
The usual safe  idiom is to:

cat /dev/null >  your_log_file


On Tue, Jul 30, 2013 at 4:51 PM, Dan Santner <dansantner@me.com> wrote:

> I know that sounds silly but....I've done that kind of thing before and
> really regretted it afterwards.  So I'm asking you all.  Can I simply whack
> the couch.log file and trust that couch will handle that gracefully?
>
> I've been using the same couchdb process for over a year now (maybe
> restarted it like 4 times) locally and noticed my log file is over 2G!
>
> Thanks,
> Dan.

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