|--template=TEMPLATE||specifies the template for the output log files (using the format specifiers described below).|
|--verbose||print additional status messages to the standard error stream.|
|--debug||print debug messages to the standard error stream.|
|--help||print a help message and then exit.|
|--version||print version information and exit.|
Each character in the template represents a character in the expanded filename, except for date and time format specifiers, which are replaced by their expansion. Format specifiers consist of a % followed by one of the following characters:
Other specifiers may be available depending on the C librarys implementation of the strftime function.
% a literal % character n a new-line character t a horizontal tab character Time fields: H hour (00..23) I hour (01..12) p the locales AM or PM indicator M minute (00..59) S second (00..61, which allows for leap seconds) X the locales time representation (e.g.: "15:12:47") Z time zone (e.g. GMT), or nothing if the time zone cannot be determined Date fields: a the locales abbreviated weekday name (e.g.: Sun..Sat) A the locales full weekday name (e.g.: Sunday .. Saturday) b the locales abbreviated month name (e.g.: Jan .. Dec) B the locales full month name, (e.g.: January .. December) c the locales date and time (e.g.: "Sun Dec 15 14:12:47 GMT 1996") d day of month (01 .. 31) j day of year (001 .. 366) m month (01 .. 12) U week of the year with Sunday as first day of week (00..53, where week 1 is the week containing the first Sunday of the year) W week of the year with Monday as first day of week (00..53, where week 1 is the week containing the first Monday of the year) w day of week (0 .. 6, where 0 corresponds to Sunday) x locales date representation (e.g. today in Britain: "12/04/96") y year without the century (00 .. 99) Y year with the century (1970 .. 2038)
apache(1m) cronolog(1m) date(1) strftime(3) environ(5)
More information and the latest version of cronolog and cronosplit can be obtained from
If you have any suggestions, bug reports, fixes, or enhancements, please contact the maintainer at the website above.
Documentation for the Apache http server is available from
Andrew Ford <A.Ford@ford-mason.co.uk>
cronosplit is based on a script called splitlog by Roy Fielding, which is part of the wwwstat package.
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