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ODSEE 11g - "Rotate ONLY if Log File Size Exceeds" Feature Does not Work as Expected. (Doc ID 1418594.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 25, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Directory Server


On DSEE11., log rotation by "Rotate ONLY if Log File Size Exceeds" functionality does not work.

*** Test Case ***

[Configuration on DSCC]
Server configuration tab -> access logging

<Log Rotation>
Max Number of Log Files:20

Time Based Log Rotation:
* [checked]Rotate Log Files at Regular Time Interval:
Time Interval: 2 minutes
Time of Day: Any: Any
* [checked]Rotate ONLY if Log File Size Exceeds: 1 MB

File Size Based Log Rotation:
* [checked]Rotate Log Files When Size Limit Exceeded
Size Limit: 1000 MB

Using the above configuration the log file should rotate only if:

"2 minutes has passed"
"when the file size exceeds 1MB"

But actually the log file rotates:

"when 2 minutes has passed"
"when file size exceeds 1MB"

The log file rotates even though the file size does not reach 1MB.




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