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#4785 accepted infra

Setup log rotation to prevent service disruptions

Reported by: Amar Takhar Owned by: Amar Takhar
Priority: normal Milestone: Indefinite
Component: admin Version:
Severity: normal Keywords: funded project-1
Cc: Blocked By: #4784
Blocking: #3138

Description

  • rtems.org receives a lot of attacks which can generate several GB of logs per hour these need to be rotated off.

We have a system in place for offline storage services need to be gracefully restarted to avoid service disruption when logs are rotated.

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed on 01/19/23 at 17:22:43 by Amar Takhar

Blocking: 3138 added

comment:2 Changed on 01/25/23 at 21:02:58 by Amar Takhar

Keywords: funded project-1 added; need-funding removed
Owner: set to Amar Takhar
Status: newaccepted

This project has been funded by an anonymous donor, thank you!

comment:3 Changed on 01/29/23 at 23:27:28 by Amar Takhar

We'll most likely be going with https://github.com/logrotate

There's no need for anything heavyweight we want to keep logs for security purposes only. Some services will have to be gracefully restarted after log rotation.

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