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From "Bill Jones" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Log File Name
Date Tue, 16 May 2006 02:46:41 GMT
On 5/15/06, Michael Elias <> wrote:
> I have a webfarm using a common httpd.conf for four machines connected to a
> SAN. I would like to find a way to name the logfiles with the hostname to
> identify what machine they came from.

> I tried passing a shell variable like below;
> CustomLog    "| /usr/sbin/rotatelogs /var/log/httpd/$HOSTNAME.%Y%m%d 86400"
> combined

> CustomLog    "| /usr/sbin/rotatelogs /var/log/httpd/%V.%Y%m%d 86400"
> combined

Ae you using VHost sections?  if so you will need to name each
individual log file the host name -- if not you are out of luck.  I
dont know of another way to name them.

WC (Bill) Jones --

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