Rotating Argus Logs

johanson at johanson at
Tue Dec 27 21:25:31 EST 2005

Yes, using logrotate on RedHat works well. I found I had to shut argus 
down before rotating the logs and then restart. Depending on how much data 
is kept, you might need to delay starting the server again to give 
logrotate time to finish.

Ernie Johanson
ITS Network Systems Security
California Institute of Technology
johanson at

On Tue, 27 Dec 2005, Scott Dexter wrote:

> Date: Tue, 27 Dec 2005 21:16:39 -0500
> From: Scott Dexter <scott.dexter at>
> To: argus-info at
> Subject: [ARGUS] Rotating Argus Logs
> Has anyone found a way to rotate argus logs on say a daily basis?
> (Perhaps even removing logs after a week or so).
> Thanks
> --
> Scott Dexter
> "You're not one of us."
> "I don't think I'm one of them, either," said Brutha.
> "I'm one of mine."
> Terry Pratchett (Small Gods)

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