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Python logs and events Generator

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pylog generates events/logs using a specified formatter and sends them using the specified transport. It can also generate fake data using fake-factory.

Quick Start

Quick Start


pylog Documentation


pip install pylog
# or, for dev:
pip install

Usage Examples

see pylog config and advanced config to configure your transports and formatters.

# this will assume in the cwd and assume default for each option
pylog gen
# or.. you can specify whatever you want in the cli..
pylog gen -c /my/config/file/ -t AMQP -f Json -g 0.001 -m 100000000
pylog gen -t UDP -f Custom -g 0.00001 -m 102831028
# you can also send in batches
pylog gen -t UDP -f Custom -g 0.01 -m 102831028 -b 1000
# and even use some common formatters like apache's..
pylog gen -t Stream -f ApacheError
# print fake data types that you can use in the config...
pylog list fake
# print a list of available transports
pylog list transports
# print a list of available formatters
pylog list formatters


A vagrantfile is provided: It will load a machine and install pylog on it in a virtualenv so that you can experiment with it. In the future, another machine will be provided with rabbitmq, logstash, elasticsearch and kibana so that you can experiment with different types of formats and transports.

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