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date: 2006-11-16 10:00:29+00:00

Logwatch 7 under CentOS/RHEL

categories: - Linux - Security

I had the regular logwatch 5.2.2 running on my CentOS 3 box. For some legal reason, I keep 52 weeks worth of logs.

Logwatch started behaving weird lately.. parsing events being 1 year old, it was a random mess of yesterday's events and last year logs.

I upgraded to Logwatch 7 (available at

It looks like it fixed the issue.