Pretty much what the title says. Trying to
cat /var/log/daemon.log doesn't produce any output, while
cat /var/log/daemon.log.1 does. Why do daemons store logs to the /var/log/daemon.log.1 file instead of /var/log/daemon.log? Is there a specific reason they are storing on the other file?
ls -l /var/log shows both of those files have the same permissions and both are owned by a user called