Where are the Apache Error and Access Logs Located?

Last updated on

To view the Apache error log and access log files, we can use tail to display the last 200 entries.

sudo tail /var/log/apache2/error.log -n 200
sudo tail /var/log/apache2/access.log -n 200

To output appended data as the logs grows, use -f.

sudo tail /var/log/apache2/error.log -f
sudo tail /var/log/apache2/access.log -f

Let me know in the comments if this helped. Follow me on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.

p.s. I increased my AdSense revenue by 68% using AI 🤖. Read my Ezoic review to find out how.

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars 4.80 (5 votes)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

We use Markdown to style comments, like on Github and Reddit.
To do a line break, type two spaces after the sentence.
You can add inline code by wrapping it in backticks: `code here`

    To do an entire block of code  
    type four spaces before the line
    and it will appear in a block like this.
    <-- four empty spaces