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Old 09-09-2008, 04:38 AM   #1
Registered: Nov 2003
Location: Narrogin Western Australia
Distribution: GUI Ubuntu 14.0.4 - Server Ubuntu 14.04.5 LTS
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Hi all

I keep getting an email about /etc/cron.daily/logrotate

I cant remember if I edited the file or not, got some thing to do with awstats which i installed a while ago.

can any one help me out on whats going on.

Error: Couldn't open config file "" nor "awstats.conf" after searching in path "/usr/lib/cgi-bin,/etc/awstats,/usr/local/etc/awstats,/etc,/etc/opt/awstats": No such file or directory

- Did you use correct config parameter ?
Example: If your config file is awstats.mysite.conf, use -config=mysite
- Did you create your config file '' ?
If not, you can run ""
from command line, or create it manually.

Check config file, permissions and AWStats documentation (in 'docs' directory).
error: error running shared prerotate script for /var/log/apache2/*.log
run-parts: /etc/cron.daily/logrotate exited with return code 1
Old 09-09-2008, 08:59 PM   #2
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Do you have a awstats file in /etc/logrotate.d ? If you do you can either delete it to stop it from trying to rotate anything related to awstats.


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