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Sexy syslogging for node.js


Sexy syslogging for node.js

npm install chatty
var chatty = require('chatty');'Hello');
var express = require('express');
var chatty = require('chatty');
app.use(express.logger({ stream: }));
app.get('/', function (req, res) {

Syslog with LOG_INFO priority

Syslog with LOG_ERR priority

Syslog with LOG_DEBUG priority

Return a syslog stream wrapper with specified priority.

priority can be either a syslog priority or any of the strings: info, error or debug. (LOG_INFO by default)

options is merged with the default and passed into the stream constructor

Configure chatty, availiable options are: ident, option and facility (syslog man page) An extra option console, may be set to true to log messages with console.log rather than syslog (useful for development/debugging)

Direct wrapper of syslog (you probably DON'T want this).

priority must be a syslog.prority int