[Icecast] Icecast and logrotate
jbebel at ncsu.edu
Wed Jan 19 10:59:25 PST 2005
You need to send a HUP to icecast. Here's my logrotate entry. Note
that the 3 logs are supposed to be on the same line, but my mail client
will wrap them.
kill -HUP `cat /usr/local/share/icecast/icecast.pid`
In order to use the icecast.pid file, you need to enable that in your
Myke Place wrote:
> Icecast 2.1.0
> Debian 3.0
> I'm trying to use logrotate to rotate my Icecast logs and I'm running
> into some problems because it seems that Icecast won't write to the new
> log after rotation takes place. I'd really rather not do a full restart
> of Icecast everytime I rotate the log, since I don't want to disconnect
> a large number of listeners. Is there a signal that can be sent to
> Icecast to restart logging without disconnecting listeners and sources?
> Or, is there a method for rotating Icecast logs that is > logrotate?
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