Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Do you know where your variables are?

Re^2: Merged lines with Apache::LogFile-based log handler

by bronto (Priest)
on Jul 10, 2007 at 11:26 UTC ( #625794=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Merged lines with Apache::LogFile-based log handler
in thread Merged lines with Apache::LogFile-based log handler

Hello derby

First things first: it worked! Thanks a lot

Second: a small change in apache's configuration is needed: I erroneously configured my module as a Fixup handler, which caused it to be called a huge number of times per line, that amplified the problem. Configuring it as a log handler correctly writes one line at a time. Anyway, I also tested it with the wrong apache configuration, and it still worked, so your solution is absolutely right.

Under heavy load, what you're seeing is one process being put into a wait state before the newline is output. You don't mention it, but did your logfile also contain blank lines? It should've.

Right. I didn't mention it since I pasted an example that contained a blank line. Nevertheless, it was not completely evident. My fault.

Big thanks!!!


In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice, there is.

Comment on Re^2: Merged lines with Apache::LogFile-based log handler

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://625794]
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others chilling in the Monastery: (5)
As of 2015-11-28 18:03 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?

    What would be the most significant thing to happen if a rope (or wire) tied the Earth and the Moon together?

    Results (743 votes), past polls