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Big logs are for lumberjacks - not Joomla sites! As of Joomla 3.9.0 you can now rotate system logs based on a 1 to 120 day period to keep them from getting too big.

How to activate and change the settings to rotate Joomla's System Logs is what today's Maintenance Monday live stream is all about.




  • Video discusses setting up Joomla to rotate system logs.
    - Presented by Tim Davis in "Maintenance Monday Live Stream #066."
    - Talks about new feature in Joomla 3.9.0 for log rotation.
    - Demonstrates how to enable log rotation in Joomla.
    - Explains log rotation in terms of number of days to keep logs.
    - Discusses the purpose of log rotation to prevent large log databases.
    - Mentions potential privacy concerns with retaining logs.
    - Uncertainty about the functionality of "maximum logs" setting.
    - Encourages viewers to enable log rotation for maintenance.
    - Promotes upcoming giveaways and new features on the website.
    - Teases future guest and prize donation from Jim Dev, a Joomla template provider.
    - Comments on the current weather in Vancouver Island.
    - Shares excitement about the growth of the channel.
    - Mentions possible future topics for the livestreams.
    - Addresses viewer questions and comments in the chat.

Monday Maintenance 066


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Tim Davis is the founder and owner of Cybersalt.
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