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If I dont set a error log inside a virtual host it will default to the default error/access log. Is there a way to turn this off for one virtual host?

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Within your <VirtualHost> block for the vhost in question you can configure the logs to be sent to /dev/null

<VirtualHost *:80>
     ServerName nologserver.tld

     ErrorLog /dev/null
     CustomLog /dev/null common
</VirtualHost>
  • Would this work on Windows, too? – Uwe Keim May 18 '18 at 9:19
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    @UweKeim No, I'm looking for a Windows solution as well... – TheStoryCoder Jun 13 '18 at 13:05
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Change /etc/apache2/conf-enabled/other-vhosts-access-log.conf to following:

ErrorLog /dev/null

CustomLog /dev/null common
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  • I get the following error when restarting apache after this change: Syntax error on line 71 of /etc/apache2/sites-enabled/example.com: CustomLog takes two or three arguments, a file name, a custom log format string or format name, and an optional "env=" clause (see docs) – John Magnolia Sep 17 '11 at 8:35

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