logrotate file fails on all but sysvinit

Bug #1464745 reported by Cameron Norman on 2015-06-12
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Bug Description

The logrotate file supplied can not work with Upstart or systemd because it calls `service rsyslog rotate` -- neither support custom actions. Instead a custom script to send SIGHUP to rsyslog depending on the init system should be used. It can just use

* `initctl reload rsyslog` with Upstart
* `systemctl kill --signal=SIGHUP --kill-who=main rsyslog.service` with systemd
* `/etc/init.d/rsyslog rotate` with sysvinit

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