Administering the Web Server
The Lighttpd web server and web service middleware are installed in the
www directory of your Greenplum Command Center installation. For detailed information on Lighttpd administration, see http://www.lighttpd.net/.
The Lighttpd web server configuration file is stored in
$GPPERFMONHOME/instances/instance_name/conf/lighttpd.conf. Some of the parameters in this configuration file are set by the
gpcmdr setup utility, including the web server port and SSL options. See the Web Server Parameters section of Configuration File Reference for a description of the parameters in this file.
You should not need to manually edit this file, if you do, you may break some functionality. Contact Support if you want to make custom modifications to this file.
Web server access and error logs are written to
$GPPERFMONHOME/instances/instance_name/logs. These two logs are:
If you experience errors viewing the Greenplum Command Center Console, refer to these logs for more information.
To prevent web server logs from growing to excessive size, you can set up log file rotation using
cronolog, both of which are widely used with Lighttpd.