Get ngx_http_request_t as a char array

Maxim Dounin mdounin at
Fri Feb 27 12:23:44 UTC 2015


On Fri, Feb 27, 2015 at 02:56:46PM +0400, Tigran Bayburtsyan wrote:

> Hi.
> I'm trying to make a smart logging module for Nginx and I need to get all
> HTTP request from client as a string (char *).
> I know that ngx_http_request_t contains all HTTP request data , but I don't
> need to make a loop through all headers_in parameters or request structure
> parameters.
> I want to get all request with body as a char * array, like Nginx is
> receiving from tcp socket.

There are two problems here:

- nginx is not receiving a request as a string from tcp socket, 
  even if you talk about headers only;

- consequently, it is not available as a string within nginx.

Maxim Dounin

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