What is this log?

We have to be honest, logs are often an after thought to most developers. Many logs are pretty cryptic unless you can look at the code and see what is going on. In this section, we will share what we think of a specific log: - the cryptic ones, the fun ones and some of the ones we see more often.

Log: apache-dummy-127

::1 - - [18/Jul/2022:19:23:52 +0000] "OPTIONS * HTTP/1.0" 200 126 "-" "Apache/2.4.52 (Ubuntu) OpenSSL/3.0.2 (internal dummy connection)"

ID:  apache-dummy-127
For: Apache Web Server

Meaning: This is an internal log created by Apache to wake and manage its own processes.

What to do: Nothing to do. This log is safe and can be mostly ignored.

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