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Audit Log And Messages File Not Rotating (Doc ID 2287070.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.8 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.39] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : Oracle Linux 6.8, Coreutils (dd, cp, etc)

Audit log and messages file not rotating .
Rotation of /var/log/messages, /var/log/audit.log and /var/log/asmaudit.log files are not happening at OS level.

 oracle@hostname@():/var/log]$


Cause

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