Logrotate is not rotating /var/log/osad logs in RHEL7

Solution Verified - Updated -

Issue

  • In RHEL7 logrotate ignores /etc/logrotate.d/osad and throws error:
logrotate --verbose /etc/logrotate.conf
reading config file /etc/logrotate.conf
including /etc/logrotate.d
reading config file aide
reading config file cups
Ignoring osad because of bad file mode.
  • logrotate fails to rotate /var/log/osad logs because it has (664) permissions instead of (644) permissions.

Environment

Red Hat Satellite 5
Red Hat Satellite 6
osad-5.11.63-13.el7sat
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

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