WLS Log File Is Rotated After It Reaches 500MB Size Even If Log Rotation Is Time-Based (Doc ID 2054005.1)

Last updated on JUNE 17, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.3.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Even though WLS log file rotation is set to time-based (that is, to rotate the logs after every x number of hours), the logs rotate after a size limit of 500MB is reached.

Cause

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