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Re: [Condor-users] job_queue.log file

Peter Doherty wrote:
> in the condor LOCAL_DIR/spool directory there is a job_queue.log  
> file.  Is this file automatically rotated by condor, or does it just  
> continue to grow?  If it isn't automatically being rotated, what would  
> the consequences be of using logrotate on it?
> --peter

Best not to rotate that one, it's the Schedd's transaction log. It holds all information about your submitted jobs.

While it isn't, and shouldn't be, rotated, it is periodically compressed. I believe every 24 hours, or when the Schedd is shutdown cleanly.