Empty error and access log

Francis Daly francis at daoine.org
Thu Sep 26 11:09:16 UTC 2019

On Thu, Sep 26, 2019 at 06:22:41AM -0400, krishna wrote:

Hi there,

> I have configured access_log and error_log at https block level and
> sometimes(like after log rotation), could see the logs are with 0 bytes
> (which means, nothing logged though it serves the requests and application
> is accessible). 

What, specifically, do you mean by "log rotation"?

If it involves renaming or deleting a file without telling nginx that
the filehandle should be closed and reopened, then it is possible that
nginx is still happily logging to the old filehandle.

Francis Daly        francis at daoine.org

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