[CentOS] logrotation

Mogens Kjaer mk at crc.dk
Fri Oct 19 06:50:56 UTC 2007

umair shakil wrote:
> Dear all Salam,
> i have installed logrotation package in BSD, the script runs every night at
> 3:00 pm night and makes
> filename.1.gz. but when i use less command to see this gz file it says "do u
> want to see binary file??"
> through which utility i can see the contants of the file???

If BSD works like Centos, you could use:

gunzip -c filename.1.gz|less


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