access logs of apache2

Discussion in 'General' started by Ovidiu, Jul 5, 2006.

  1. Ovidiu

    Ovidiu Active Member

    hi guys,

    using ispconfig for a while now together with the perfect install for debian.
    as I have some strange problems accessing some pages of my site I tried having a look at my logfiles:

    h5810:/var/log/apache2# tail -f access.log

    but the last entry here is from yesterday... shouldn't I be able to see the log entries in realtime using this command? Or are the logs stored somewhere else??? seems very strange to me..
  2. rayit

    rayit New Member

    apache log files

    some log files are here
    tail -F /home/www/webX/log/web.log

    where the X in webX is a number...

  3. Ovidiu

    Ovidiu Active Member

    yes but the logs should be there only after the nightly processing, I am talking about the "live logs"
  4. falko

    falko Super Moderator ISPConfig Developer

    It depends on your distribution. You can check out /var/log/apache2.
  5. Ovidiu

    Ovidiu Active Member

    :) using Debian 3.1 but in my first post I said I checked:
    and there were no hits from that day, which struck me as very strange as I was used to see the newest changes there instantly, every time I accessed my sites..
  6. falko

    falko Super Moderator ISPConfig Developer

    Then check /var/log/httpd.

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