Help for understan access.log

collaborando nginx-forum at
Wed Apr 13 20:43:17 MSD 2011

Thanks to Igor Sysoev and ewgra.

I tried to use telnet and in fact the log is the same. Telnet responds
with the default page of 151 bytes.


Below the telnet attempt:

$ telnet myhost 80
Escape character is '^]'.
Connection: close

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Server: nginx/0.8.54
Date: Wed, 13 Apr 2011 16:38:10 GMT
Content-Type: text/html
Content-Length: 151
Last-Modified: Sun, 27 Feb 2011 08:57:45 GMT
Connection: close
Accept-Ranges: bytes

<title>Welcome to nginx!</title>
<body bgcolor="white" text="black">
<center><h1>Welcome to nginx!</h1></center>
Connection closed by foreign host.

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