How to determine when a file has downloaded successfully

I have a script that compress files into zip files on a LAMP server for users to download. I would like to be able to determine when a user successfully downloads the file.

Is this possible? And if so, can you provide a generic/sample script to show this?

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aristanobleAsked:
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arober11Commented:
Apache will keep a track of successful / failed downloads, all you need to do is to monitor the Apache access logs, see:  http://www.experts-exchange.com/Q_26402271.html#33445885
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Naser GabajE&P Senior Software SpecialistCommented:
Greetings aristanoble,

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aristanobleAuthor Commented:
This was an awesome solution. It gave me more insight into a process I hadn't known about, was simple, and very effective. THANKS!
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