You are lucky if you've never been involved into confrontation between devops and developers in your career on any side. In this post I'll show a solution to an issue which is often under dispute - access to application logs in production.
The issue at hand
Imagine you are a devops responsible for running company applications in production. Applications are supported by developers who obviously don't have access to production environment and, therefore, to production logs.
Imagine that each server runs multiple applications, and applications store logs in
/var/log/apps. A server with two running applications will have log