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Mandriva: Updated logrotate to fix rotation issue for syslogd. Print E-mail
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Mandrake The log rotation script that rotates the system logs was moved from the backported sysklogd package (used in CS4) to the logrotate package. The new logrotate package will see to it that the system log files will be rotated as usual.
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Mandriva Linux Advisory                                   MDKA-2006:059
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Package : logrotate
 Date    : December 11, 2006
 Affected: Corporate 4.0
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Problem Description:
 
 The log rotation script that rotates the system logs was moved from the
 backported sysklogd package (used in CS4) to the logrotate package. The
 new logrotate package will see to it that the system log files will be
 rotated as usual.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:
 
 http://qa.mandriva.com/show_bug.cgi?id=27240
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Updated Packages:
 
 Corporate 4.0:
 0cde66501ac0bffae7a922c31d383295  corporate/4.0/i586/logrotate-3.7.3-4.1.20060mlcs4.i586.rpm 
 4ad88f19efb67d5725397f8676c4e48c  corporate/4.0/SRPMS/logrotate-3.7.3-4.1.20060mlcs4.src.rpm

 Corporate 4.0/X86_64:
 d7835a6d38fbafab9000f2ed1438b9c0  corporate/4.0/x86_64/logrotate-3.7.3-4.1.20060mlcs4.x86_64.rpm 
 4ad88f19efb67d5725397f8676c4e48c  corporate/4.0/SRPMS/logrotate-3.7.3-4.1.20060mlcs4.src.rpm
 _______________________________________________________________________

 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
 pub  1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team
  
 
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