winston-graylog2

A graylog2 transport for winston

winston-graylog2

A graylog2 transport for winston based on the node-graylog2 Library

Tested on node-0.10.x, requires npm.

  $ npm install winston
  $ npm install winston-graylog2
  var winston = require('winston');
  winston.add(require('winston-graylog2'), options);
 

or

var WinstonGraylog2 = require('winston-graylog2');
var logger = new(winston.Logger)({
        exitOnError: false,
        transports: [new(WinstonGraylog2)(options)]
      });
  • name: Transport name
  • level: Level of messages this transport should log. (default: info)
  • silent: Boolean flag indicating whether to suppress output. (default: false)
  • handleExceptions: Boolean flag, whenever to handle uncaught exceptions. (default: false)
  • graylog:
    • servers; list of graylog2 servers
      • host: your server address (default: localhost)
      • port: your server port (default: 12201)
    • hostname: the name of this host (default: os.hostname())
    • facility: the facility for these log messages (default: "Node.js")
    • bufferSize: max UDP packet size, should never exceed the MTU of your system (default: 1400)

example:

{
  name: 'Graylog'
  level: 'debug',
  silent: false,
  handleExceptions: false,
  graylog: {
    servers: [{host: 'localhost', port: 12201}, {host: 'remote.host', port: 12201}],
    hostname: 'myServer',
    facility: 'myAwesomeApp',
    bufferSize: 1400
  }
}

Supported log levels, as from node-graylog2, are the following

Winston LevelGraylog2 level
emergemergency
alertalert
critcritical
errorerror
warningwarning
noticenotice
infoinfo
debugdebug

All other possibile winston's level, or custom levels, will default to info