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AWstats and restored access_log.processed

Discussion in 'Plesk 9.x for Linux Issues, Fixes, How-To' started by blank, Mar 1, 2010.

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    How to get /usr/local/psa/admin/sbin/statistics to process a restored access_log.processed file?
    After restoring web statistics and concatenating all into one large access_log.processed file, now I get error:

    statistics: cannot seek /var/www/vhosts/[xxx].com/statistics/logs/access_log.processed at required position: Invalid argument

    Already tried deleting the webstat directory, to no avail.. BTW the file is over 3.3 GB.

    Any ideas?
     
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    OK after fiddling around, I found a workaround.. I think there's a slight possibility to lose some statistics but this is basically what it takes to get it working:
    - from the Plesk backups gunzip+untar the logs
    - concatenate all the logs together
    - copy to statistics/logs/access_log.processed-all
    - cat access_log>>access_log.processed-all && mv -f access_log.processed-all access_log && /sbin/service httpd graceful

    It seems the Plesk statistics only looks at the access_log file and not the processed file. And oh, it runs log rotation on all domains even if you specify --calculate-one.

    I need to do this for dozens of domains so obviously this needs to be completely scripted, I may post the script later..

    Edit: but only static statistics pages for 2010 are generated, not for 2009.. Sounds like tedious to do manually even with scripting, is there any other solution?!
     
    Last edited by a moderator: Mar 2, 2010
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