Excuse me, please, I forgot that I filter all Shorewall messages to separate log file (in separate directory) and therefore I need special tuning for log rotating.
I use FC17.


2012/7/24 Simon Matter <simon.matter@invoca.ch>
>    Hello,
>    During Shorewall/Shorewall6 installation the following files are
> installed:
>
> /etc/logrotate.d/shorewall:
>
> /var/log/shorewall-init.log {
>   missingok
>   notifempty
>   create 0600 root root
> }
>
> /etc/logrotate.d/shorewall6:
>
> /var/log/shorewall6-init.log {
>   missingok
>   notifempty
>   create 0600 root root
> }
>
> /etc/logrotate.d/shorewall-init:
>
> /var/log/shorewall-ifupdown.log {
>   missingok
>   notifempty
>   create 0600 root root
> }
>
>
>     I think they look a bit strange. I suggest next variant:
>
> /etc/logrotate.d/shorewall:
>
> /var/log/shorewall.log {
>     missingok
>     notifempty
>     create 0600 root root
>     size 10M
>     compress
>     rotate 10
> }

I'm not sure what kind of distribution you're using but on my RHEL those
files would look quite non standard. I suggest to not change them :)

Regards,
Simon


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