Blackhole VS Description

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Yet another logging library. (by 3Hren)


Mini async log C port. Now with C++ wrappers. (by RafaGago)
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Blackhole Description
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0.0 0.0
about 3 years ago almost 2 years ago
C++ C
MIT License BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


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What are some alternatives?

When comparing Blackhole and Description you can also consider the following projects:

spdlog - Fast C++ logging library.

G3log - G3log is an asynchronous, "crash safe", logger that is easy to use with default logging sinks or you can add your own. G3log is made with plain C++14 (C++11 support up to release 1.3.2) with no external libraries (except gtest used for unit tests). G3log is made to be cross-platform, currently running on OSX, Windows and several Linux distros. See Readme below for details of usage.

reckless - Reckless logging. Low-latency, high-throughput, asynchronous logging library for C++.

mini-async-log - Non bloated asynchronous logger

quill - Asynchronous Low Latency C++ Logging Library

easyloggingpp - Single header C++ logging library. It is extremely powerful, extendable, light-weight, fast performing, thread and type safe and consists of many built-in features. It provides ability to write logs in your own customized format. It also provide support for logging your classes, third-party libraries, STL and third-party containers etc.

xtr - A Fast and Convenient C++ Logging Library for Low-latency or Real-time Environments

glog - C++ implementation of the Google logging module

Boost.Log - Boost Logging library

uberlog - Cross platform multi-process C++ logging system

logog - logog is a portable C++ library to facilitate logging of real-time events in performance-oriented applications, such as games. It is especially appropriate for projects that have constrained memory and constrained CPU requirements.