Jan 12

Winston on Rsyslog

NodeJSMoving my first steps with NodeJS, coding a bunch of useless simple procedures, I needed to log their activities with something more professional than the classic “console.log” method.

Looking around I found Winston, an amazing logging library that can simultaneously log messages on different devices, such as console, file, http, etc…

Continue reading

Jul 17

pfSense Remote syslogging over Linux

With pfSense, the growth of System Logs is strictly controlled: log files cannot contains more than 2000 entries. While this feature is important mainly when running on SBCs with relatively small storage capabilites, the counterpart is the loss of information.

To keep historical log data, pfSense offers a good alternative, called Remote Logging.

Continue reading