[CentOS] How can I disable PostFix maillog ( /var/log/maillog )

ken gebser at mousecar.com
Wed Dec 18 10:57:05 UTC 2013

On 12/18/2013 05:47 AM Alexander Dalloz wrote:
> Am 18.12.2013 11:26, schrieb JEWEL AHMMED:
>> My PostFix server is running good now,
>> but, When I send many email from my server,
>> PostFix make log file big. now my log file is 30MB .. :(
>> so, I want to disable log reporting it.
>> Just, can you tell me, can i make it disable ?
>> If yes, Please tell me the process.
>> I am new in Linux.
>> thank you
> How can you be sure your Postfix is running properly and that there are
> no issues if you have no log file reporting? Without logging you have no
> chance to judge about what is going on. Again, it is not a clever idea
> to disable writing a mail log.
> And 30 MB of log file size is definitely nothing to worry about.

In addition, you can use logrotate to manage the size of log files saved 
on your server.

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