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Log Files Defined In /etc/logrotate.d/syslog Failed To Be Rotated Due To "No Such File Or Directory" (Doc ID 2628303.1)

Last updated on JUNE 10, 2020

Applies to:

Exadata X7-2 Hardware - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Linux x86-64


As you see below,  messages files were not rotated since April 25 2019.
All other log files under /etc/logrotate.d/syslog appear  the same symptom as messages file does.

[/var/log]# ll | grep messages
-rw-r----- 1 root root 228715999 Dec 13 15:17 messages
-rw------- 1 root root 1491852 Apr 25 2019 messages.1.gz
-rw------- 1 root root 2534978 Apr 24 2019 messages.2.gz
-rw------- 1 root root 2568051 Apr 23 2019 messages.3.gz
-rw------- 1 root root 2600515 Apr 22 2019 messages.4.gz
-rw------- 1 root root 2613017 Apr 21 2019 messages.5.gz
-rw------- 1 root root 2588448 Apr 20 2019 messages.6.gz




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