httpd-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Boyle Owen" <>
Subject RE: [users@httpd] check_ip.php3 ?
Date Thu, 13 Feb 2003 09:18:29 GMT
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Josh Drummond []
>I'm using Apache 2.0.44 win32 version (no-ssl).  By
>looking through my access logs, it appears the Apache
>process from is connecting to itself, requesting "GET
>/check_ip.php3 HTTP/1.0" about every minute.  So I
>have the following questions:
>1. Why is Apache itself requesting this URL every

Why do you think apache is requesting this? Change the CustomLog
directive to include the remote host (%h) and restart - this will show
you which client is making the requests. If it is your localhost, check
the Windows equivalent of crontab (Scheduler?) to see if there is a job
set up to do this.

Owen Boyle

>2. How can I disable this?
>Thanks for your help,
>Do you Yahoo!?
>Yahoo! Shopping - Send Flowers for Valentine's Day
>The official User-To-User support forum of the Apache HTTP 
>Server Project.
>See <URL:> for more info.
>To unsubscribe, e-mail:
>   "   from the digest:
>For additional commands, e-mail:

This message is for the named person's use only. It may contain
confidential, proprietary or legally privileged information. No
confidentiality or privilege is waived or lost by any mistransmission.
If you receive this message in error, please notify the sender urgently
and then immediately delete the message and any copies of it from your
system. Please also immediately destroy any hardcopies of the message.
You must not, directly or indirectly, use, disclose, distribute, print,
or copy any part of this message if you are not the intended recipient.
The sender's company reserves the right to monitor all e-mail
communications through their networks. Any views expressed in this
message are those of the individual sender, except where the message
states otherwise and the sender is authorised to state them to be the
views of the sender's company. 

The official User-To-User support forum of the Apache HTTP Server Project.
See <URL:> for more info.
To unsubscribe, e-mail:
   "   from the digest:
For additional commands, e-mail:

View raw message