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Bug 116253 - configuration file for logrotate uses wrong filename for vsftpd log
configuration file for logrotate uses wrong filename for vsftpd log
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: vsftpd (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2004-02-19 10:44 EST by Victor Ashik
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:42 EDT (History)
2 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: 1.2.1-6
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Last Closed: 2004-05-19 17:18:55 EDT
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Description Victor Ashik 2004-02-19 10:44:12 EST
Description of problem:

In RHEL3 default filename for log file of vsftpd is /var/log/xferlog
but /etc/logrotate.d/vsftpd.log references to it's original name:

So, in default configuration log does not get rotated.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install RHEL3 with vsftpd
2. Check contents of /etc/logrotate.d/vsftpd.log
Actual results:

log file /var/log/xferlog does not get rotated.

Expected results:

rotation of that file

Additional info:
Comment 1 James Juran 2004-05-13 16:15:30 EDT
Bug still present in vsftpd-1.2.1-5.
Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2004-05-19 17:18:55 EDT
Will be fixed in the next RHEL release.

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