GNU bug report logs - #36546
herd restart mcron appears to wipe /var/log/mcron.log

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Package: guix; Reported by: Robert Vollmert <rob@HIDDEN>; dated Mon, 8 Jul 2019 12:11:02 UTC; Maintainer for guix is bug-guix@HIDDEN.

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It appears that old mcron log output is lost when the service is
restarted. That=E2=80=99s not good.

See also https://debbugs.gnu.org/cgi/bugreport.cgi?bug=3D36510 for
another issue related to mcron logging.





Acknowledgement sent to Robert Vollmert <rob@HIDDEN>:
New bug report received and forwarded. Copy sent to bug-guix@HIDDEN. Full text available.
Report forwarded to bug-guix@HIDDEN:
bug#36546; Package guix. Full text available.
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