Re: svlogd sub-directory log rotation?

From: Colin Booth <>
Date: Tue, 10 May 2016 22:51:25 -0700

On Tue, May 10, 2016 at 2:39 PM, Jameson Graef Rollins
<> wrote:
> Hi, folks. I'm wondering if anyone knows if it's possible to somehow
> coax svlogd to rotate logs into sub-directories. So for instance, I
> would like to have a log file that would be named:
> svlogd doesn't seem to have that feature, but I wonder anyone has figure
> out a clever way to achieve something similar.
I would take a look at the svlogd processor directive. It's a little
bit weird in that svlogd forks a process that reads the file contents
on stdin but with a bit of experimenting it should do what you want.


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