#914 HTTP 408 response is treated as 'corrupted'

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nobody
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2013-10-15
2013-10-15
Martijn
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In some access logs, a lot of 408 status response codes are found, and AWStats handles them as 'corrupted log lines'. A typical logged 408 response looks like this:

host:80 1.2.3.4 - - [13/Oct/2013:06:29:03 +0200] "-" 408 0 "-" "-"

Note that where you would normally see "GET / HTTP/1.0" or similar, this requests is logged as "-" as no GET, POST or else was received from the client.

I think AWStats does recognise 408's where the client did get to send an actual request, but a timeout occured after that.

This has been reported several times before but those where closed because of old age (https://sourceforge.net/p/awstats/bugs/search/?q=408). A recent bugreport was submitted here: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/awstats/+bug/908901

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