Apache HTTP Server Version 2.0
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|Description:||Provides information on server activity and performance|
The Status module allows a server administrator to find out how well their server is performing. A HTML page is presented that gives the current server statistics in an easily readable form. If required this page can be made to automatically refresh (given a compatible browser). Another page gives a simple machine-readable list of the current server state.
The details given are:
The lines marked "(*)" are only available if
To enable status reports only for browsers from the foo.com
domain add this code to your
Deny from all
Allow from .foo.com
You can now access server statistics by using a Web browser
to access the page
You can get the status page to update itself automatically if
you have a browser that supports "refresh". Access the page
refresh the page every N seconds.
A machine-readable version of the status file is available by
accessing the page
is useful when automatically run, see the Perl program in the
/support directory of Apache,
mod_statusis compiled into the server, its handler capability is available in all configuration files, including per-directory files (e.g.,
.htaccess). This may have security-related ramifications for your site.
|Description:||Keep track of extended status information for each request|
|Compatibility:||ExtendedStatus is only available in Apache 1.3.2 and later.|
This setting applies to the entire server, and cannot be enabled or disabled on a virtualhost-by-virtualhost basis. The collection of extended status information can slow down the server.