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From "Carsten P. Gehrke" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Changing Log directory
Date Sun, 23 Nov 2003 17:06:22 GMT
At 08:35 23-11-03, you wrote:

>I need to change the log directory for my Apache web server.  I've set up 
>a separate drive with it's own controller to increase performance for my 
>logs, and have mounted it as /var/log.
>How can I properly change my /usr/local/apache/logs to that 
>directory?  I've modified my 'config.layout' to change the 'logfiledir:' 
>to the new log path, but when I try to start up Apache:
>[Sun Nov 23 11:43:52 2003] [error] (2)No such file or directory: could not 
>open transfer log file /usr/local/apache/$/var/log/apache/access_log.
>Unable to open logs
>I have no idea why it still places the {prefix} into the path.  I even 
>changed the runtimedir to use this location as well, just as a 
>guess.  What did I do wrong?
>Huge thanks in advance!!

BTW, it would help if you posted the snippet of config.layout that you 
actually changed.  The $ in the path looks odd...

Carsten Gehrke     LFS No.: 190    using Linux since kernel 0.98       

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