More information out of error log?

mike mike503 at
Wed Jan 14 02:37:54 MSK 2009

You could turn on access log and it might show the referrer (might).  
Media players don't seem to send a referrer typically

On Jan 13, 2009, at 3:05 PM, "Ilan Berkner" <iberkner at> wrote:

> Hi All,
> We are getting many of these errors:
> 2009/01/13 13:04:28 [error] 27100#0: *782718 open() "/home/spellcit/ 
> public_html/letters/.mp3" failed (2: No such file or directory),  
> client:, server:, request: "GET / 
> letters/.mp3 HTTP/1.1", host: ""
> Essentially one of 2 things is happening:
> (1) One of our php or flash files is trying to access this invalid  
> file "/letters/.mp3" or
> (2) A user is trying to access this directly (unlikely).
> The problem is that the log entry does not on the surface reveal  
> enough information about where the request is coming from so we're  
> having a tough time identifying the source of the request.  Is there  
> a way (is it possible) to add more information to the log entry to  
> better identify the source of the request (swf, php, html, direct,  
> etc.).
> Thanks
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