Projects / Syslog4j


Syslog4j provides Java components for client and server implementations of the syslog protocol (RFC 3164). UDP/IP, TCP/IP, TCP/IP over SSL/TLS, Unix Syslog, and Unix Socket Logging are supported. Advanced options are provided, including cryptographic message signatures and hashes. It is heavily tested with JUnit and Emma code coverage.

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Recent releases

  •  07 Jun 2009 16:05

    Release Notes: This release adds the ability to truncate long messages (instead of splitting them into multiple messages). It adds more configuration options to Syslog4jAppender. There are other minor fixes.

    •  04 Jun 2009 13:59

      Release Notes: A problem with UnixSyslog relating to handling "ident" was corrected.

      •  17 Apr 2009 15:29

        Release Notes: This release adds main() methods to Syslog and SyslogServer for a rudimentary commandline client/server implementation.

        •  16 Apr 2009 13:48

          Release Notes: This is the first release announced on freshmeat.


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