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From Benedikt Ritter <brit...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Introducing Lionbeast
Date Fri, 25 Oct 2013 08:14:16 GMT
Hey guys,

what about this. When do we get started? :-) I've seen that there have been
some issues about the log4j-extras release. Is there anything I can do to
get it out of the door?

Regards,
Benedikt


2013/10/7 Benedikt Ritter <britter@apache.org>

> Hello,
>
> Christian, thanks for the introduction :-) I've had a very short look at
> trunk of the extras package. It's some work to do to get this stuff up to
> date, so we better start right away ;-) Just point me to the repository
> after you have decided where to host the development.
>
> Best regards,
> Benedikt
>
>
> 2013/10/7 Scott Deboy <scott.deboy@gmail.com>
>
>> Sounds great!  I definitely would like to help on the log4j2 receivers
>> portion and any syncing you want to do with Chainsaw.
>>
>>
>> Scott
>>
>>
>> On 10/6/13, Christian Grobmeier <grobmeier@gmail.com> wrote:
>> > Hello folks!
>> >
>> > early this year I wrote a small and simply http server for demonstration
>> > purposes. It's based on NIO. When I picked up this task I always thought
>> > it would be good for an idea I have on logging for a while now.
>> >
>> > Here it is:
>> > https://bitbucket.org/grobmeier/lionbeast
>> >
>> > I would like to change the server in a way so it can make use of Log4j
>> > receivers to receive logging events. Lionbeast shall provide a way to
>> > manipulate these events and enable to create some metrics or something
>> > similar. At the moment it is possible to create dynamic websites using
>> > JRuby. I would like to have "Loglets" one day. This is basically a
>> > script or implemented class which lets users work with the events the
>> > way they want.
>> >
>> > I absolutely know about Apache Flume. I consider Flume the "big brother"
>> > of Lionbeast. Lionbeast aims to be easy to use, install and extend. I
>> > consider it more to be a partner of Chainsaw actually. Like the
>> > server-side Version of Chainsaw. Actually I believe there might be some
>> > opportunities if Chainsaw and Lionbeast would come together.
>> >
>> > If you like my idea, I would like to contribute the current code and ask
>> > for a Git-Repository at Infra.
>> > My current plan is to work on it over years change mostly and thats why
>> > I am starting now to have it ready for that time.
>> > In addition I would like to put some work in the current Receivers. I
>> > don't know if they currently work with Log4j2 but I guess not so well. I
>> > think there should be a receivers package directly in the Log4j 2 trunk,
>> > maybe even in the core.
>> >
>> > I recently spoke to Benedikt Ritter who is a committer/PMC at Apache
>> > Commons. I told him about my ideas and he motivated me to move forward
>> > with it. Furthermore Benedikt expressed his interest to participate. I
>> > would like to give him access to the Git repository as well. We should
>> > also discuss if we should open a sandbox for logging in general, where
>> > interested fellow committers can contribute code without having
>> > committer-ship at logging.
>> >
>> > Thoughts? Comments? Likes? Dislikes?
>> >
>> > Cheers
>> > Christian
>> >
>> >
>> > ---
>> > http://www.grobmeier.de
>> > @grobmeier
>> > GPG: 0xA5CC90DB
>> >
>>
>
>
>
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