log rotate of tacacs+ in redhat6

I just install tacacs on RH6 and it work and have log of tacacs is "/var/log/tac_plus.log" ,so I want to make it rotate every day in 1 week...

tac_plus.log
tac_plus.log.6
tac_plus.log.5
tac_plus.log.4
tac_plus.log.3
tac_plus.log.2
tac_plus.log.1

 how can I start it same as /var/log/messages
I try to make it by use command
“logrotate -f /etc/logrotate.d/tac_plus”
result is not create only 1 file and don't create new file in every day. There're have another command to set it up?
ahchunAsked:
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lbertaccoCommented:
what do you have in your /etc/logrotate.d/tac_plus file? With "weekly" logfile is rotate only every other week. If you want it to be rotate every day, use "daily"
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lbertaccoCommented:
add a file "tacacs" in dir /etc/logrotate.d like the following

/var/log/tac_plus.log {
           rotate 7
           weekly
           nocompress
           missingok
}

then try logrotate -f /etc/logrotate.d/tacacs

See also "man logrotate" for options you can specify in this file. In particular you might need to restart or signal the tacacs daemon when you rotate the log file
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ahchunAuthor Commented:
I done it, result it have new file after use 'logrotate -f /etc/logrotate.d/tac_plus' (I create file name to be tac_plus)

but when next day com'in a log file is not rotate.
Please advice.
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ahchunAuthor Commented:
OK, I do it thank you. :)
Will saw the result in next day.

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1. [root@localhost root]# more /etc/logrotate.d/tac_plus
/var/log/tac_plus.log {
           rotate 7
           daily
           nocompress
           missingok
}

2. logrotate -f /etc/logrotate.d/tac_plus
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ahchunAuthor Commented:
so, I have /etc/logrotate.d/tac_plus
but it can't rotate everyday....it not start rotate.
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lbertaccoCommented:
Wait until tomorrow. If still doesn't work it will need some investigation (but I'm going on vacation for one week so I'm not sure I'll be able to help)
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