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Real-time Web Monitor for your logs

Project Description

Real-time web based monitor for your logs.


(Screenshots are coming…)

  • Real-time updates with WebSocket or other available transports
  • Easy managable screens and logs, drag-&-drop interface
  • Listening logs on remote servers
  • Working with directory listings
  • Export/import configuration (in progress)
  • Log entries filtering, duplication detect (in progress)


Using PyPI package:

sudo easy_install logfollow-server

Install from source:

git clone
sudo python install
sudo python upload_scripts


Start HTTP server:

By default server will listen 8001 port, by use can specify other port with --port param. Full list of launching params, you can find in help message:

%> --help
Usage: /usr/local/bin/ [OPTIONS]

  --help                           show this help information
  --logging=debug|info|warning|error|none Set the log level.

In order to use util without internet connection you have to upload all necessary JS libraries from CDNs. This can be done: upload_scripts


Supervisor can help you with relaunching Logfollow server after critical error and system reboot. It also provide you with simple console and web-based monitoring tool for checking server status, reading logs tail and restarting process remotely.

You can find more information in Supervisor documentation. Firstly, you should setup Supervisor and ensure that supervisord daemon in already running:

sudo -s
## Generate configuration supervisor_config /etc/supervisor/conf.d/logfollowd.conf

## Restart supervisor in order to spawn new config file
supervisorctl reload

## Check results...
supervisorctl status logfollowd
    logfollowd                       RUNNING    pid 5390, uptime 0:00:13

You can also provide list of params for launching calling util: supervisor_config --logging=debug --port=8001 --host=

Note that, if don’t use *.conf filename as first param after supervisor_config generated configuration will be pushed to STDOUT. It can be useful for debuging configuration file and for using in pipes.


  1. Upgrade UI
  2. Documentation and presentation site
  3. Export/import of client-side configurations
  4. Filter and aggregation on client side
  5. Configuration and customization facilities both from client and with config
  6. Cross-platform log’s listener implementation for both Linux and Mac OS


Licensed under the Apache 2.0 License. See license in source code.

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