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An Ain2 based Syslog transport for log4js-node


An Ain2 based Syslog transport for log4js-node.

  $ npm install log4js-ain2

To use this Syslog transport in log4js-node, you simply need to 'npm install' it and add it as an appender

Configuration file example:

"appenders": [
"type": "log4js-ain2", 
"tag": "SYSLOG_TAG", 
"facility": "daemon", 
"hostname": "SYSLOG_SERVER", 

Code example:

var log4js = require('log4js');
appenders: [ 
type: 'log4js-ain2', 
tag: 'SYSLOG_TAG', 
facility: 'daemon', 
hostname: 'SYSLOG_SERVER', 
var logger = log4js.getLogger('log4js-ain2-tester');
logger.trace('trace -Entering cheese testing');
logger.debug('debug - Got cheese.');'info - Cheese is Gouda.');
logger.warn('warn - Cheese is quite smelly.');
logger.error('error -Cheese is too ripe!');
logger.fatal('fatal - Cheese was breeding ground for listeria.');

NOTE: Options are passed through to Ain2

This is the mapping from log4js-node levels to ain2 levels

ALL -> debug
TRACE -> debug
DEBUG -> debug
INFO -> info
WARN -> warn
ERROR -> err
FATAL -> crit

See ain2