Article ID: 8597, created on Jun 16, 2010, last review on Aug 12, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • Plesk 9.2 for Linux/Unix


Parallels Plesk Panel 9.2.3 is installed on Centos 5 x32.
The size of the maillog file $PRODUCT_ROOT_D/var/log/maillog is growing.

Maillog is rotated by statistics utility which is launched from root crontab (crontab -l)
7       4       *       *       *       /usr/local/psa/admin/sbin/statistics >/dev/null 2>&1

# ls -lah /usr/local/psa/var/log/maillog*
-rw-r----- 1 root root 1.1G Nov 9 19:10 /usr/local/psa/var/log/maillog
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 4.5M Nov 9 18:17 /usr/local/psa/var/log/maillog.processed.1.gz
-rw-r----- 1 root root 9.0M Oct 12 15:13 /usr/local/psa/var/log/maillog.processed.2.gz


This problem was discovered in Parallels Plesk Panel 9.2.3 and will be fixed in future updates.

It is possible to apply fix for this issue for Parallels Plesk Panel version 9.2.3. for Linux which is installed on  CentOS 5 x32.

Replace file $PRODUCT_ROOT_D/admin/sbin/statistics with the file from  attachment

Please read article #8083 about a hot-fix installation procedure.


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