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Bug 124817 - logrotate logs abnormal message to system log
logrotate logs abnormal message to system log
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 122911
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: logrotate (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Elliot Lee
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Reported: 2004-05-30 14:03 EDT by Guðmundur D. H.
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 14:03:52 EST
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Description Guðmundur D. H. 2004-05-30 14:03:55 EDT
Description of problem:
I get this message in /var/log/messages on my Fedora Core 2 machines:
May 30 04:16:44 XXXX logrotate: ALERT exited abnormally with [1]

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These are all clean installations...
Comment 1 Elliot Lee 2004-06-02 13:20:14 EDT
If you run '/usr/sbin/logrotate /etc/logrotate.conf' as root, are
there any messages that might help diagnose the problem?
Comment 2 Guðmundur D. H. 2004-06-02 20:21:22 EDT
[root@XXXX root]# /usr/sbin/logrotate /etc/logrotate.conf
error: stat of /var/log/ppp/connect-errors failed: No such file or
[root@XXXX root]# echo $?
[root@XXXX root]# 
Comment 4 Guðmundur D. H. 2004-06-07 15:15:17 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 122911 ***
Comment 5 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 14:03:52 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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