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Is there any way to disable error logging in php5-fpm?

I changed the /etc/php5/fpm/php.ini file with:

log_errors = Off
display_errors = Off

and restarted php5-fpm.

My nginx logfiles are still full of php warnings.

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Did you check that was the ini file used by PHP? – symcbean May 25 '12 at 9:26
I can't find another php.ini file – user1406271 May 25 '12 at 12:27
Don't search - simply create a page with phpinfo() on it. If you have got the right page, then check you're not overriding the behaviour via http config / .htaccess by adding a page which reports what values it sees using ini_get() – symcbean May 26 '12 at 11:38
Please copy example of the error from the logfile – GioMac Aug 18 '13 at 14:24

Edit php-fpm.conf and set error_log= to empty, or /dev/null.

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php-fpm.conf contains the following line error_log = /var/log/php5-fpm.log, but php warnings/errors are logged in /var/log/nginx/error.log – user1406271 May 25 '12 at 12:21

Check your php-fpm configuration for:

php_admin_value[error_log] = /var/log/php-fpm/www-error.log
php_admin_flag[log_errors] = on

And comment this out.

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/etc/php5/fpm/php-fpm.conf doesn't contain these lines. – user1406271 May 25 '12 at 12:13
In my instalations there is directory called /etc/php-fpm.d check config files there for those two lines – B14D3 May 25 '12 at 12:51
I don't have this directory. It's something very strange. A few days ago installed php5-fpm+nging on another (dedicated) server and it doesn't log php warnings/errors. Yesterday I installed the same things on VPS and now this problem. Don't know how to solve it. Temporary solution is ini_set('log_errors', 0); – user1406271 May 25 '12 at 14:47

It's Nginx not php who write this log. You need to edit your nginx config to log only critical error (note that you cannot disable error logging, but you can change the log level). And note that you should fix errors instead of hide them ^^

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It's Nginx that is logging these errors.

Taken from

Note that error_log off does not disable logging - the log will be written to a file named "off". To disable logging, you may use:

error_log /dev/null crit;

in your nginx.conf file, usually located in /etc/nginx/nginx.conf

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