Two DCC questions.

Jeff A. Earickson jaearick@colby.edu
Wed Jul 12 13:55:08 UTC 2006


On Wed, 12 Jul 2006, Vernon Schryver wrote:

> Date: Wed, 12 Jul 2006 07:12:48 -0600 (MDT)
> From: Vernon Schryver <vjs@calcite.rhyolite.com>
> To: dcc@rhyolite.com
> Subject: Re: Two DCC questions.
> 
>> From: "Jeff A. Earickson"
>
>>>> stock setup, but I recently discovered that the /usr/local/dcc/log folder
>>>> had about 2.4 MILLION .msg files in it.  What option turns this off?
>
>>> - run the cron-dccd cron job.  You might want to adjust
>>>     DBCLEAN_LOGDAYS in dcc_conf
>>> - or delete the directory if you want no log files.
>>
>> Any chance that you could make DBCLEAN_LOGDAYS=0 mean "don't write
>> logs at all"?  Or some other setting in dcc_conf to shut up logging
>> completely?
>
> Why?  What's wrong with the second alternative that I listed,
> deleting the log directory when you want no log files?

Because I have to remember to do it when I upgrade...  I've made a
note to myself to do this in my dcc_conf file, so I'll see it next
time I upgrade.

Jeff Earickson
Colby College



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