Bug 36492 - split-logfile script dies when splitting log of many virtual hosts
Summary: split-logfile script dies when splitting log of many virtual hosts
Alias: None
Product: Apache httpd-2
Classification: Unclassified
Component: support (show other bugs)
Version: 2.1-HEAD
Hardware: All All
: P2 normal (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Apache HTTPD Bugs Mailing List
Keywords: MassUpdate, PatchAvailable
Depends on:
Reported: 2005-09-04 17:01 UTC by Michal Kwiatkowski
Modified: 2018-11-07 21:09 UTC (History)
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This patch fixes described problem. (956 bytes, patch)
2005-09-04 17:04 UTC, Michal Kwiatkowski
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Description Michal Kwiatkowski 2005-09-04 17:01:39 UTC
During parsing of access.log split-logfile opens one file for each virtual host
it finds. In some situations it can reach system maximum of open files and die
in the middle of processing.
Comment 1 Michal Kwiatkowski 2005-09-04 17:04:23 UTC
Created attachment 16302 [details]
This patch fixes described problem.

With this patch split-logfile work regardless of system limit of maximum files
Comment 2 William A. Rowe Jr. 2018-11-07 21:09:19 UTC
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