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Program to log which program has the focus on Microsoft Windows

You can use Window Focus Logger (Wayback Machine) (original source broken: www.adminscope.com/downloads/window-focus-logger) Microsoft Windows XP, 7, 8 Portable Free for personal and commercial use ...
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Alternative to ELK, but based on PostgreSQL

I'm very excited about TimescaleDB, which is an extension to Postgres that creates hyper tables that handle all the time series partitioning magic and supposedly bring huge scale to write throughput. ...
quickdraw's user avatar
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"tail -f" that keeps retrying until files exist

Though the output is not exactly as tail -f, the multitail command, available in the package of the same name in several distributions, does quite well. The example multitail --retry -i abc.log -q ...
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Serial port logging

In case you are interested, the Serial Console Logging with the Text Highlights with Timestamps, as well as get a HTML report Generated ? Check out this Free & powerful Console Application. https:/...
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Header-based C++ logging library

Here are a few options for you to consider. I can't really vouch for the first two myself because I haven't used them: EasyLogging: "Single header only, extremely light-weight high performance ...
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Record the travel distance of the pointer throughout the day on Microsoft Windows

Mousotron (free) might be suitable: Mousotron is a mouse and keyboard activity monitor and keeps statistics of your mileage. It's like an odometer or tripometer for your mouse cursor. It ...
KERR's user avatar
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“Grep” that highlights instead of filter

The easiest way looks like this, I think: tail -f logfile.log | grep -e 'error' -e '**' No need to install anything.
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Program to log which program has the focus on Microsoft Windows

You can use https://www.happydroid.com/focus (also available via Wayback Machine). Features: Microsoft Windows Vista, 7, 8, 10 Portable Gratis CLI
Franck Dernoncourt's user avatar
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Sentry: event_from_exception() to HTML

I don't think that what you want is specific to sentry_sdk. You just want a generic function to "pretty print" a Python dictionary, to HTML. It is easy enough to code for yourself (and fun ...
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Are any C++ logging libraries safe to use within fork'ed/exec'ed processes?

I was successfully using spdlog in such scenario. Just initialize logger after calling fork. https://github.com/gabime/spdlog
mi_k's user avatar
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Cross-platform technical log-keeping / journalling

It sounds like Red Notebook might be ideal for your needs: Gratis & Open Source Cross Platform #Hashtags Format your text bold, italic or underlined Insert Images, files and links to websites ...
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Header-based C++ logging library

Actually I was looking the same (plus some more requirements). Unfortunately I couldn't find a library that suited my needs so I had to write my own logging library: plog. It has the following ...
Sergey Podobry's user avatar
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How to monitor file/folder changes made while offline?

It sounds like what you need is a full VCS, version control system, of which there are several free ones. More specifically you need a, DVCS, Distributed VCS. With such a system each of you would ...
Steve Barnes's user avatar
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Log viewer with JSON support

Found this free library on GitHub which I had used earlier. Log viewer converts the patch of text into individual blocks of json data for easy viewing of large logs of json files. Additionally the log ...
Ankit Shah's user avatar
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FTP server to store user information and logs in database

I am not aware about FTP server which can store log and traces directly to the database. But there is an option to ask your logging subsystem store data to database. For instance, rsyslogd have a ...
tysonite's user avatar
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Network traffic logging (http + https)

This would at least implement logging and blocking If you have pfsense you should be able to rig something up with iptables and -J LOG or -J NFLOG and port 80,443 and some other things and you got ...
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Looking for a OSX alternative for baretail

Another alternative i just found is lnav from lnav.org. Source is available on Github. lnav is a highly configurable log viewer packed with features. I has coloring, filtering, advanced querying, ...
Ton Machielsen's user avatar
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Need a log management tool which displays logs from all servers(connected locally) and also shows some metrics of APM

If you are running unix, linux, or any of the BSD variants, your logging facility is syslog. In it you can log to a syslog daemon on another host. Mac is mostly unix under the hood, but apple has ...
Sherwood Botsford's user avatar
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How to view log or text files of remote computer in browser?

Your question is a vague, but I think I know what you are asking. You could set up an Apache web server to allow directory listing and set the log files to be in the served directory (default on ...
Gordon's user avatar
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Show unique log statements

Typically date, time, thread, etc. are at the start of a log line. Often, will either be a fixed count of characters, or delimited by some character like a comma or colon. Simply take your log file, ...
ivanivan's user avatar
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Scientific computing oriented logging library?

You don't want an DBMS; it'll be too slow. You want a time-series database. Start with InfluxDB. https://www.influxdata.com/
Brannon's user avatar
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Scientific computing oriented logging library?

I believe what you're asking for is a DBMS (possibly with streaming functionality, or schema-less) - and definitely not a logging library (such as these). Logging libraries don't generally involve ...
einpoklum's user avatar
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Looking for a OSX alternative for baretail

Well, let me answer my own question. I just found https://lograpp.wordpress.com/ and it looks like an almost exact copy of Baretail. Last update was from 2013, but it's still good enough for what i am ...
Ton Machielsen's user avatar
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Where can I find a complete/non-biased comparison of available C++ logging libraries?

Just in case this can be useful to others, one of the websites I've found that contains a list of the most "popular" logging c++ libraries and some one-to-one comparison is the "logging" category on ...
roalz's user avatar
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Where can I find a complete/non-biased comparison of available C++ logging libraries?

good luck with that :-) More seriously, though, you can: Compare followers, forks and star'ers on GitHub, for those libraries which are hosted on GitHub. That's an imperfect, but unbiased, measure ...
einpoklum's user avatar
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Parser for chrome logs

You can try a Logstash, an open source server-side data processing pipeline that can transport and process your logs, events, or other data. It has many plugins, or you can write your own specifically ...
kenorb's user avatar
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Software to track all kind of activity

I would recommend RescueTime. RescueTime is a time tracking application that runs in background without you doing anything. This application tracks which programs or applications you spend time using....
meisyal's user avatar
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Log viewer with JSON support

You can visualize JSON log at console very easily with munia-pretty-json and there are many options to filter and color the JSON keys. Your json data (app-log.json) {"time":"2021-06-...
Gagan's user avatar
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Effective ways to store text events

So, I think I can finally resolve my question. We built a system with ClickHouse DB as a storage, and Apache Kafka as an event receiver. We receive 200Gb of client logs per day (and this is current ...
Everv0id's user avatar
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Effective ways to store text events

You didn't mention about managed service or not, then you can try AWS Redshift (OLAP). Starting with Dense Storage type (ds2.xlarge), with configuration : 1 Leader Node, and 2 Compute Node. To send ...
Fajri Abdillah's user avatar

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