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Re: [multitail] Multitail prevents logs from updating?



I thought about that but they're scheduled for weekly rotation on Sundays and this has been during the last few days.

Perhaps MultiTail was never designed to be running for long periods (like days)?



2011/3/4 René Berber <rberber@cactus-soft.dyndns.org>
On 3/4/2011 10:54 AM, Rick Duval wrote:

> I have multitail installed on Centos 5.4 and I am using it to watch 3
> files. /var/log/fail2ban.log, secure and httpd/error_log.
>
> ANyway, I have found if I leave multitail running for extended periods
> the logs stop updating, it's not just the ssh session or something like
> that, if I logout and back in te logs still have not changed, even the
> secure log which SHOULD show my logout and back in. I have to restart
> the machine to get the logs going again. Any ideas?

Perhaps log rotation?
--
René Berber


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