[mod_python] I use a custom login form. Can I make the userid showup in the access log?

Scott Chapman scott_list at mischko.com
Thu Sep 1 21:33:53 EDT 2005

Graham Dumpleton wrote:
> Scott Chapman wrote ..
>>I'm using the latest apache2 and mod_python.
>>I'd really like to be able to change the username for logging purposes
>>in the 
>>access file.  Can this be done?
> In your handler, assign the user name to "req.user". Eg:
>   req.user = "scott"
> This is the second time this question has come up lately, so looks like
> I better add a FAQ entry. :-)
> Graham

Thanks for the tip. It works.


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