Logs do not rotate in logrotate_crond when there is a symbolic link in /var/log/containers

Solution Unverified - Updated -


  • Creating a symbolic link in /var/log/containers that points to another location can cause logs to stop rotating
  • A symbolic link was used for Swift logs in OpenStack 13, but when the environment was upgraded to OpenStack 16.1, the logrotate_crond container was not able to see the log directory


  • Red Hat OpenStack 16.1

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