More information out of error log?

Aníbal Rojas anibal at
Wed Jan 14 02:50:45 MSK 2009


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Aníbal Rojas

On Tue, Jan 13, 2009 at 6:35 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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