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From André Warnier>
Subject Re: rotation of catalina.out on restart but no truncation
Date Fri, 09 Nov 2012 15:16:55 GMT
Tim Watts wrote:
> On Fri, 2012-11-09 at 08:11 -0600, Caldarale, Charles R wrote:
>>> From: Meik Suchlich [] 
>>> Subject: AW: rotation of catalina.out on restart but no truncation
>>> catalina.out is rotated by restart to catalina.YYYY-mm-dd.log, but catalina.out

>>> itself contains the entries of the rotated log.
>>> I only want to know, how we can prevent this
>> To reiterate: whatever script is doing the rotation is *not* part of
>> the standard Tomcat distribution.  It likely is part of the Debian
>> mangling of Tomcat into Debian-specific packages.  You'll need to find
>> the script and adjust it to meet your needs.
> Most likely: 'man logrotate'  will help.
But first, have a look at /etc/init.d/tomcat(version).
And if you find a problem there, you should contact the person who wrote that script, on 
whatever Linux Debian list he lives.  There is nothing the Tomcat developers and other 
people on this list can do about it.

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