Rotatelogs for Oracle Apache error_log File does not work in Apache 2.0

(Doc ID 787765.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 04, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version: 10.1.3.3.0 to 10.1.3.4.0
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

-- Problem Statement:
Oracle Http Server error logs are not rotating based on the size.

-- Steps To Reproduce:


+ Install OHS 2.0 from OAS 10.1.3.3, upgrade to 10.1.3.3 / 10.1.3.4


+ Modify the httpd.conf file with the following settings

ErrorLog "| /home/OHS101320/ohs/bin/rotatelogs -l
/var/log/OHS/Logs_OHS/OHSerror110.%Y%m%d_%H_%M.log 1000M"

CustomLog "| /home/OHS101320/ohs/bin/rotatelogs -l
/var/log/OHS/Logs_OHS/OHScustom110.%Y%m%d_%H_%M.log 1000M"

+ restart the http server and check the log files


Cause

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