Logrotate config from Networkradius CentOS package breaks other logrotate configs

Sven Scharf sscharf at united-internet.de
Wed Jun 16 12:29:58 CEST 2021


I'm currently using the CentOS Radius packages provided by
https://networkradius.com/packages/ for an OracleLinux 8 x86_64:

Installed Packages
Name         : freeradius
Version      : 3.0.23
Release      : 1
Architecture : x86_64
Size         : 8.0 M
Source       : freeradius-3.0.23-1.src.rpm
Repository   : @System
>From repo    : networkradius-Project
Summary      : High-performance and highly configurable free RADIUS
URL          : http://www.freeradius.org/
License      : GPLv2+ and LGPLv2+
Description  : The FreeRADIUS Server Project is a high performance and
highly configurable

/etc/logrotate.d/radiusd contains settings outside of a logfile scope.
e.g. su radiusd radiusd

Sadly this affects all other logrotate configs after the radiusd config
file, e.g. samba or sssd. Which now get a permission denied error as
the radiusd user isn't allowed to rotate those logfiles.

As this config file comes from the freeradius package I don't like to
modify it.
Is there any chance that the logrotate config of the package gets


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