[Box Backup] Logging

Chris Wilson chris at qwirx.com
Mon Apr 12 10:19:35 BST 2010

Hi Brendon,

On Sun, 11 Apr 2010, Brendon Baumgartner wrote:

> I was reading this logging thread. Would it be possible to have an 
> option to reset the windows/linux log file once it reaches a specified 
> size defined in the conf file?
> I have found 1gb logfiles on a few windows machines and as far as I can 
> tell, there isn't a way to manage these files.

I'd prefer not to add such an option at the moment. I'd rather that this
feature (LogFile option) not grow to infinite complexity. It's intended
for two purposes:

* Debugging, under close manual supervision
* Parsing by the NotifyScript to produce backup reports, followed by

Is it possible for you to use the Windows Event log for general-purpose
logging and does that solve the problem for you?

Cheers, Chris.
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