How to downsize /var/nis/hostname.log file using NIS+?

How to downsize /var/nis/hostname.log file using NIS+?

Post by Suzanna M. Vasquez, Bldg 749, X41 » Sat, 16 Jul 1994 04:13:18

Does anyone have a way to downsize /var/nis/hostname.log file?  This
file is the NIS+ transaction log that is displayed when using "nislog".
This log file keeps getting bigger.




Suzanna M. Vasquez              |  Unix System Administrator
Computer Sciences Corporation   |  Brooks AFB


1. NIS+ log files in /var

        Some of the nis+ log files kept in /var have grown to be quite
large.  Files such as:


        among others.  Is it safe to trim (or empty) these log files?  I need
to free up space on /var and am running out of things to remove.

        Bob Martel

 Bob Martel - System Administrator   | I met someone who looks a lot like you
 Levin College of Urban Affairs      | She does the things you do            
 Cleveland State University          | But she is an IBM                      
 (216) 687-2214                      |                                        



3. NIS: Permissions In /var/nis

4. mmdf from address problem

5. Solaris 2.7 NIS client cannot log onto RHL62 NIS server

6. AIX and BB (BigBrother) sms function

7. creating different syslog file /var/log/syslog.0 /var/log/syslog.1...

8. Using Linux as a terminal server for NT with Radius

9. How to get Solaris 7 NIS client to log onto the Redhat8.0 NIS server

10. Would NIS+ master work with NIS+ & NIS Slave?????????

11. NIS : auth problem with Linux nis server and SUN sparc nis client

12. NIS+ : Can an HP be a NIS client to a Sun NIS+ server

13. what is /var/nis/HOST.log solved -- be carefull