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Wrong server_name.outNNNNN (Stdout) Log Files Are Overwritten by Log Rotation of NodeManager After the Timestamp Of a server_name.outNNNNN File Is Updated (Doc ID 2934481.1)

Last updated on MARCH 18, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version to [Release 12c to 14c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When the timestamp of a existing rotated .out file (server_name.outNNNNN) is updated, nodemanager overwrites wrong existing rotated .out files.
Nodemanager checks and triggers to rotate .out file every 5 minutes with NativeVersionEnabled=true which is default.

The following is the situation of this issue.


WLST nmKill command or kill -9 command updates existing .out (server_name.outNNNNN) file.
A rotated server_name.outxxxx is updated after a force shutdown through nodemanager (Doc ID 2921600.1


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