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Bug #62660 PHP error logging with FPM fails to display an IP address and correct time
Submitted: 2012-07-25 14:40 UTC Modified: 2017-04-12 18:14 UTC
Avg. Score:4.0 ± 1.0
Reproduced:1 of 1 (100.0%)
Same Version:0 (0.0%)
Same OS:1 (100.0%)
From: joe at cirkuit dot net Assigned: bukka (profile)
Status: Assigned Package: FPM related
PHP Version: 5.3.15 OS: FreeBSD 8.1
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2012-07-25 14:40 UTC] joe at cirkuit dot net
This only happens under a specific condition. If the error_log file being written 
to is world readable/writable (didn't test other cases), then any php 
errors/warnings/notices that are logged have no IP address and have a UTC 

Changing permissions from 777 to 644 resolves this issue.

I know the error log should probably never be world writable, but it's strange how 
strengthening the permissions caused the IP and correct timestamp log correctly.

Test script:
chmod 777 /usr/local/apache/logs/error_log
[create any php script that produces an error or notice]
[run the php script via www (using fastcgi, not sure if this matters)]
tail /usr/local/apache/logs/error_log

fixed when:
chmod 644 /usr/local/apache/logs/error_log


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 [2017-04-10 19:00 UTC]
-Status: Open +Status: Assigned -Assigned To: +Assigned To: bukka
 [2017-04-12 18:14 UTC]
Is this still an issue?

If so I'm not sure if this has anything to do with FPM as you point to the Apache error log unless you set FPM error_log to that location? Please could you post your fpm config?
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