[Logwatch-Devel] feature request

Mike Tremaine mgt at stellarcore.net
Fri Dec 16 08:18:59 MST 2005


On Fri, 2005-12-16 at 15:14 +0000, Greg Matthews wrote:
> When traversing large log files logwatch can consume large quantities of
> disk space /var/cache/logwatch. How about an option to change the
> default cache directory?
> 
> G

It's already in there.

# You can override the default temp directory (/tmp) here
TmpDir = /var/cache/logwatch


So add 

TmpDir = "whatever"

into /etc/logwatch/conf/logwatch.conf and it will use that value
instead.

-Mike



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