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Re: Automatic cleanup of data directory
Alex that's a pretty old version of the docs, we now have autopurge
feature (since 3.4 iirc), see here:




On Mon, Dec 17, 2012 at 7:55 AM, Alex Baranau <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Hello,
> According to:
> http://zookeeper.apache.org/doc/r3.1.2/zookeeperAdmin.html#sc_maintenance
> "A ZooKeeper server will not remove old snapshots and log files, this is
> the responsibility of the operator."
> I know this is done for a reason. But should we also have ability to
> configure automatic cleanups (say leave not more than 3 backups, do cleanup
> every 24 hours) in zk? Having extra cron, etc. scripts makes it more
> complex to operate, one could even say that if you leave alone ZK server,
> it will fail sooner or later because it will eat up all disk space...
> Is there probably a JIRA issue which addresses this? If not, do you think
> we should create one?
> Thank you,
> Alex Baranau
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