Re: access_log

"Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@simplon.ICS.UCI.EDU>
To: Omy Ronquillo <>
Subject: Re: access_log 
In-reply-to: Your message of "Wed, 02 Feb 1994 16:45:45 PST."
Date: Wed, 02 Feb 1994 18:41:56 -0800
From: "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@simplon.ICS.UCI.EDU>
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> Can I as easily mv access_log from the logs directory in httpd
> and create a new one without having to re-fire up httpd? I want
> to archive the old access_log and create a new one.

Assuming you are talking about NCSA httpd, just move it out of
the directory (or rename the file).  The daemon will create a
new one when it gets the next request.

....Roy Fielding   ICS Grad Student, University of California, Irvine  USA