syslog (actually RSYSLOG: see
man rsyslogd (8) and LOGRORATE: see
man logrotate (8))
is used by all MEDIATEX’s binaries and scripts.
3 environment variables manage the content to log:
These variables are overwritten when using the corresponding command line options (see Options).
from all processes
Log the activity (and rotate the logs).
$ mediatex upload[+] [file file [as target]]* [catalog file] [rules file] to coll coll
to uploadClient (see uploadClient): upload collection’s APACHE access logs to the cache so as to backup them.
Notice: This configuration tel RSYSLOG to ignore
debug messages (even if MEDIATEX send debug messages, you will not get them). The higher the level is and the less messages you get:
err > warning > notice > info > debug
Also, RSYSLOG will drop messages when they are coming too quickly, and you may want to change this setting (see Reporting bugs).
Manage MEDIATEX’s logs rotation.