Nginx access log query string params per line.

Francis Daly francis at
Tue Feb 5 19:54:57 UTC 2019

On Thu, Jan 31, 2019 at 05:25:00PM -0500, c0nw0nk wrote:

Hi there,

> The access.log file shows 
> query1=param1&query2=param2
> All on the same line isit possible to split these up onto diifferent lines.
> Example.
> query1=param1
> query2=param2

I think "no", using just stock nginx config.

However -- is it acceptable to post-process the log file?

  tr '&' '\n' < access.log

is one way to see what you want, without changing what nginx logs.

Francis Daly        francis at

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