how to decrease the size of logdir

Vernon Schryver
Mon Mar 29 23:50:45 UTC 2004

> From: Cesar Bonadio <>

> We are running dccd and dccifd and we receive an avarage of 
> 100.000 messagesper day and our log file directory is using 5 Gb 
> of space, is there a way to decreasethe size of the log file?
> Every night we run the cron-dccd to keep everything running fine

DBCLEAN_LOGDAYS in /var/dcc/dcc_conf can reduce the size of the log

When installing the DCC, `./configure --with-max-log-size=KB` can be
used to change the limit on the size of individual log files.  See
See the INSTALL.html or INSTALL.txt file in the DCC source.

Vernon Schryver

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