troubleshooting Question

how to include conditional log rotate in liunx.

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BharathKumarRaju DasaraRajuFlag for India asked on
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Hi Team,

I am little bit confused with log rotate, Could anyone help me in doing log rotate as below.

1. I would like to write a condition inside linux log rotate that first it need to check the log file size , if it is more than 1GB then it should gzip the log file and should purge it.
2. If the above condition didn't match for the specified log files i would like to retain the 3 days of log files and remove more than 3days of log files.

I didn't know how to put condition to handle this?

Regards,
Bharath.
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