Interface to syslog via local syscalls
npm install posix-syslog
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Interface to Syslog via the old, traditional posix syscalls. It just works.
var syslog = require("posix-syslog"); syslog.open("myApp"); syslog.log("Wow, this is going to syslog!"); syslog.crit("HELP! A Critical Message!"); syslog.close();
The syslog is also automatically opened (though with default configuration) if you simply call to one of the logging functions without opening it manually.
npm install posix-syslog
The basic log functions available are defined by posix-syslog's masks:
syslog.emerg() syslog.alert() syslog.crit() syslog.err() syslog.warning() syslog.notice() syslog.info() syslog.debug()
Configuration & Options
You can pass options into
syslog.open. These options follow the same format as
You may want to configure the posix-syslog module to mirror what it sends to syslog
to your STDOUT/STDERR. This is done via console.log/error/warn/info, and mapped
to the syslog mask you specify. Simply set
syslog.mirror to true, and the
syslog output will be mirrored to the console.
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