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Status Not under consideration
Workspace Rational Other
Categories Build Forge
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 18, 2015

Please add feature to rotate buildforge log

Build forge log file is created under BF_HOME directory once BF engine is started. This log file grow to unlimited (over 6GB in 40 days in my case). Restart of the server will remove this file and created again.

The problem with this is
- Hard to investigate any issue at specific day as the log size is too big.
- All log since the last start of engine will be lost if physical server rebooted by incidnet.

Enterprise level of software should provide controls of its log. Please add the feature of rotating log per period.

Idea priority Medium
RFE ID 68166
RFE URL
RFE Product Rational Build Forge
  • Guest
    Sep 16, 2022

    As part of the review process, we strive to be transparent about our intentions with each enhancement suggestion. The offering team has carefully reviewed this idea and has decided that it does not fit into our current plans, too aged so plans may have changed or has been implemented, so the idea will be closed. The idea will be kept in IBM's ideas repository and may still be voted on. It might be reassessed or reopened for additional feedback in the future. We value your feedback and thank you for allowing us the privilege of partnering with you in developing our products.

  • Guest
    Sep 24, 2015

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - WebSphere
    Product family - Application Platform
    Product - Build Forge

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - Rational
    Product family - Product & application lifecycle management
    Product - Build Forge

  • Guest
    Mar 30, 2015

    This new feature will be added in next release as it has already developed