[syslog-ng] clearing log files

Gergely Nagy algernon at madhouse-project.org
Wed Nov 10 18:58:54 CET 2010

> Actually this wont solve it, syslog-ng wont overwrite logs, it will only
> append to them.

You're correct - overwrite_if_older() is also needed (the admin docs
even list simple log rotation as an example when talking about this

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