One thing that I have used in the past is to a Perl script I wrote to delete files from a directory that are older...
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than a specified period of time. Since you know how often your backup is taken, you an use this script to delete yesterday's archived redo logs, for example. You can find my "delete_old.zip" script on my web site (www.peasland.net) in the Scripts section.
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