Perlbal and Logging

Jonty jonty.wareing at
Thu Aug 9 16:34:11 UTC 2007

I've actually written a plugin that does just this by offloading the
logs to a central machine via UDP.
We're about to deploy and fully test it, when we're done I can make it
available if you'd be interested.


On 8/8/07, Mark Smith <junior at> wrote:
> > Does perlbal have anything like an apache access_log?
> >
> No, but it'd be a pretty easy plugin to write if you needed that
> functionality.
> Assuming you're using Perlbal as a reverse proxy, the requests you care
> about can be logged by your backend web servers anyway.  If you really care
> about logging static content or cached reproxies or other Perlbal-only
> requests, you'd have to get a plugin.
> --
> Mark Smith / xb95
> smitty at

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