[LON-CAPA-admin] meta files not found by the web server

Mark Lucas lucasm at ohio.edu
Mon Nov 23 14:51:24 EST 2009

Yes - My understanding is that these are documents uploaded into the  
course and not published. They have
no metadata associated with them.

I also have been getting these in my logs for years on the library  
servers (the httpd logs on the access servers
are much smaller actually).


On Nov 23, 2009, at 8:33 AM, Eric Harvey wrote:

> Hello,
> I enabled logwatch on all of our loncapa servers. On our library  
> server, the decision was made to have it look at httpd logs. Knowing  
> the return would be overwhelming on the access servers, I didn't  
> enable it there. Since I've set this up, I'm seeing hundreds of  
> messages under the "404 not found" header.
> Is it normal to see this many .meta files "not found" by the web  
> server?
> Here's a sample:
> /raw/uploaded/vcu/4u2505227bc814af9vcul1/d ... um_081.pdf.meta: 3  
> Time(s)
> /raw/uploaded/vcu/4u2505227bc814af9vcul1/d ... um_081.ppt.meta: 3  
> Time(s)
> /raw/uploaded/vcu/4u2505227bc814af9vcul1/d ... utions.pdf.meta: 60  
> Time(s)
> /raw/uploaded/vcu/4u2505227bc814af9vcul1/d ... w093-b.ppt.meta: 3  
> Time(s)
> Thanks,
> -- 
> Eric Harvey
> VCU Learning Systems
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Mark Lucas 								email: lucasm at ohiou.edu
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