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OAM 12c WebGate Log File - How To Prove the WabeGate Log Rotation Is Working Correctly (Doc ID 2860369.1)

Last updated on APRIL 04, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Access Manager - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document provides an example setting of WebGate log rotation parameter, and how the log file name will be determined at the next rotation point.


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 1. Change the parameter "MAX_ROTATION_TIME"[1] in oblog_config_wg.xml [2], kindly backup the file beforehand.
 2. The log setting change may take a couple of minutes to be reflected in the logs, restarting the WebServer is not necessary.
 3. After a couple of hours, you should see some log files in [3] with the following format.
 4. Example log files for a successful log rotation:
 5. If you want to revert the setting, simply replace the original oblog_config_wg.xml file with backup taken in Step 1.

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