Questions tagged [logging]

Computer data logging is the process of recording events in a computer program, usually with a certain scope, in order to provide an audit trail that can be used to understand the activity of the system and to diagnose problems.

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Improvements to logger and how to correctly use it

I am working on a project, neurodecode, which uses a logger based on the logging library. As I am not very familiar with logging, I don't know how to further ...
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Linux backup script written in bash for tar

This is my first attempt at scripting with bash. I am running Ubuntu server, so I don't get to use all the gui back ups out there. Besides, tar works fine for personal use. Please let me know of any ...
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Java logger (of doom!), updated

In a previous question, Java logger (of doom!), I had posted my own logger, written in Java. I have since taken the answers from that question and a few of my own things to update it. New code: ...
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Java logger (of doom!)

I wrote my own logger, but I dislike how many times I overloaded the log() function. If anyone knows of another way of doing that, feel free to share. ...
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Multithreaded logger

I made a multithreaded logger years ago when I was still a total newbie. It "worked" (when it didn't deadlock). Now that I'm slightly less newbie I'd like to get some criticism on this new ...
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Class showing a format similar to var_dump RC5 Version

Some methods of this library require some improvements (see this description): In the constructor I am trying to create the possibility that the user modifies the ...
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cout style logger in C++

Please review my ostream logger, ologger, which attempts to make logging as easy as using cout. The ostream operator<< is leveraged so that anything that can be logged to cout can be logged to ...
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Reading sensor data from serial device and publishing on MQTT

I have a weather station with a data logger which accepts commands (specified in user manual) and sends back the respective data over a serial interface. In my case, I want to read the current data ...
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Logging conditionally repetitively in code

I am using Log4j2 for logging. Multiple operations return success code. If status 0 is received, it means operation is successful, else failed. If operation is ...
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Error Code Stack Trace and Propagation Library in C

I've been programming in Go and I enjoy how easy it is to create descriptive errors and propagate them up the call stack. I wanted that sort of ease and consistency in C so I created a small error ...
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Logger module in C

I wrote a logger module in C, that is essentially a printf wrapper + some additional color coding: I'd like get feedback how I can improve performance and also use better coding style. Right now, I ...
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Java Logging with a file per root package

I have a set of classes across multiple packages, and I want any logging from within a single "com.name.root.xxx" package and all its child packages, to be logged to a different file. e.g: <...
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Simple Logger in C++

I'm currently making a game using C++. I eventually needed a logger, but I wasn't satisfied with any of the existing solutions. After a while, I wrote my own header called log.h: ...
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C Logging Function

I wrote this log function and it works but is there a better way to write into the file stream and console at the same time? ...
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ILogger with Delegate Callback

My code writes data and then receives data back. I want to log that this has happened, and I also want to inject a delegate so that I can get a callback to trace the data that is going in and out. ...
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User details logging [closed]

I have written this logic for logging, but is getting replication for all fields (last name, DOB,city, state, ZIP, etc). Here only validation logic is going to differ, whereas logging functionality ...
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A simple error messaging and logging system via macro(s) in C++

I'm just trying to build a quick and crude error messaging system. It currently looks like this: ...
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MongoDB connection manager

I wrote a class for some MongoDB operations. So far I'm self-taught and mostly I follow the style from already existing code at my workplace (a startup). We don't have a code-review culture, so I'm ...
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C++ multithreading logger class

I have designed a logger class to log messages to a file. It uses an independent thread to log the messages save to a queue previously using the main thread. I want to receive reviews about it. ...
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Lock-free multi producer logging/profiling, multi file descriptors

I am developing (for fun) a Utilities & Logging library Can someone please help me to improve: Github link Pros Thread-safe, no mutex. Use lock-free ring buffer (the idea is inherited from ...
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Custom exception handling function or logging library?

I want to document every exception handled in my code and some states of the code when it works properly. What I've done is two functions, one that creates an 'error report' (function: ...
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Custom Logger class

My custom Logger class works just fine. However, the class is not intended for making instances of. Because there is really no reason to make instances of my class, ...
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Ruby script for automating software install on a brand new Linux OS

I have some scripts to automate software install, apply some configurations and so on after installing a new system. I used to have them as bash scripts but it was generally a poor idea. I have ...
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Python logging - wrapper

I am new to writing utility functions. I wrote a python program to return a Python logger with custom settings. Please review this code and provide comments on how to improve it. I am looking for ...
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Logger class (C++)

I wrote a simple logger class for my project. Some key points: The interface is heavily inspired by Java's logging libraries (you can tell from the getters/setters that I'm a Java programmer). In ...
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Compile SASS files in a directory via Gulp.js tasks, one of which produces logging output

If the default task is executed here, the file name to be compiled is passed to the argument of the CompileSass function. When ...
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C++ logging class

I've created a simple C++ logging class. It outputs various loglevels, and adjusts output color accordingly. I'm interested in any tips to improve my coding style. I am especially concerned with my ...
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Minimal Python logging

I tend to include something like the following in small and medium-sized Python projects, either at the top of the executable or as logger.py: ...
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Simple timestamping filter in C

I wrote a simple timestamping filter that prepends each line with the UNIX timestamp in nanosecond precision as returned by clock_gettime, as well as the difference to the previous timestamp. ...
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Operation logger

GitHub, NuGet This component traces execution in a logical order instead of chronological as everybody else :) For example, the following code: ...
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Process queued data in the background

Currently I'm writing something like a messaging or logging framework (I'm not really sure how you name something like that). There are different servers which have to be notified if something happens....
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Optimizing away log function calls depending on global log level

I am a member of a university team designing a nanosatellite. We decided to implement our own (more lite) logging library to use, instead of, say, Google's glog, <...
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Asp.net web API Nlog implementation with UnhandledExceptionHandler

I have an asp.net web api. I would like to log errors into a file. So I decided to use NLog. I already have UnhandledExceptionHandler so I added NLog as follows. I removed all the try/catch in order ...
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Pattern for classes that provide logger objects

I need to log the activities of instances of a class. Code that uses the class should be able to disable the default class logger (which, by default, is initialized with a ...
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Filter for logging http request parameters

I have written a filter that intercepts http calls and logs request parameters. ...
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Logger adapter with a configurable chain of responsibility of middlewares

I use my own logger adapter that collects data into a dictionary: public class Log : Dictionary<string, object> { } This is really all I have. I then pass ...
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Deleting millions of logs in batches

I have a fast growing table with logs that I frequently have to delete (the server doesn't have much resources). It grows by at least two million entries every day. The database is a SQL Server 2012. ...
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Would log4j be more efficient to utilize than the logger I implemented (Code Below)?

I recently made a logger program implementation in my game engine. Which logs any thing that I send it in either a file or the System.out printstream. I use it like this: ...
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Powershell - Simplified Logging

Today I have dealt with logging in PowerShell as well as with the different streams and the pipeline. Unfortunately, none of these solutions really met my needs. My requirements are: I need to ...
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Type & Thread-safe Logger Implementation

So I had previously posted this question and asked for some feedback regarding my (now) header-only logging system and figured it would be a good time to go back to the changes I made it and see if it ...
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An asynchronous logger

I've written a simple asynchronous logger (playground): ...
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Simple log rotation script

I created a simple script that implements log rotation. It checks the log file size (say, out.log) if it exceeds 5MB limit. If it does then the script copies it to <...
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Python logging-module that writes to both the console and a file

I've created a small module with a function plog() that allows to easily print to both a log file and the console. It also creates a directory "log" at the location ...
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C++ logging library

I am creating a logging library in C++, and I wanted your opinion on code quality and performance within some methods. You may ask why yet another logger - the answer is simple. This logging library ...
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Analyzing a web access log to obtaining totals for requests

This program takes the filename as the input and outputs to a file the number of requests that were more than 1000 bytes and the total bytes. Log file example: ...
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Python log entry search utility

I wrote a small utility for searching our web app log files for certain strings. The idea is that if the search string is found somewhere in the entry, the entire entry should be printed. The ...
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ASP.NET Core Request / Response logging middleware

I am looking for feedbacks about my ASP.NET Core Request / Response logging middleware, in particular in ways to lower the memory footprint and string allocations: ...
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Logging with decorators (passing log file name as argument)

This is for some quantum mechanics software so there will be references to molecules/atoms etc but the core issue is a python logging one, unrelated to all that. I have a couple of logging decorators,...
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Refactor log4j2 properties file

I have the following log4j2.properties file: ...
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Include Serilog sink requiring dependency before dependency injection in .NET Core

Here is a rundown of the situation This is a .Net Core (2.1) application with a console and web front ends. For simplicity this question focuses only on the console end although the web end has the ...

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