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The logrotate section in the Linux administrator's handbook is very brief. The man page is ok but lacks examples. Where can I find some more comprehensive information, examples, and best-practice information for this command?

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closed as off-topic by Michael Durrant, slm Dec 17 '15 at 12:36

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Possible duplicate of learning about general logging/logrotation on linux? – Michael Durrant Dec 17 '15 at 11:32
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Try HowTo: The Ultimate Logrotate Command Tutorial with 10 Examples from The Geek Stuff.

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Please provide context, not just links in your answers... – jasonwryan Nov 22 '11 at 19:20

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