any way to escape logged bytes?

Maxim Dounin mdounin at
Thu Jul 30 12:05:52 UTC 2020


On Tue, Jul 28, 2020 at 01:08:32PM +0800, Jeffrey 'jf' Lim wrote:

> I am discovering that nginx is logging the bytes sent by a client - in
> raw form - in my error.log for the following error:
> client sent invalid method while reading client request line, client:
> NN.N.N.N, server: NAME, request: ",'�Cookie: mstshash=eltons"
> Is there a way to get nginx to escape the bytes, as per what happens
> with access_log / log_format
> (

No, currently error logs are written as is and not escaped.
Relevant ticket is here:

Maxim Dounin

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