Directory /var/log/sa

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anrsm
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Directory /var/log/sa

Post by anrsm » 2020/01/07 08:17:44

Hello team,

What is this directory? /var/log/sa?
What is your purpose?

Thanks for all!

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Re: Directory /var/log/sa

Post by TrevorH » 2020/01/07 14:20:19

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[root@centos8 ~]# rpm -qf /var/log/sa
sysstat-11.7.3-2.el8.x86_64
It is the location where sysstat stores its data files.
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Re: Directory /var/log/sa

Post by aks » 2020/01/07 16:46:14

Generally ... sar records (see man sar)

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Re: Directory /var/log/sa

Post by KernelOops » 2020/01/07 20:40:32

I always wondered if the sysstat package is required by CentOS. I think its installed by default in 7 but not in 8.
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