NReco.Logging.File VS NLog

Compare NReco.Logging.File vs NLog and see what are their differences.


Generic file logger for .NET Core (FileLoggerProvider) with minimal dependencies (by nreco)
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NReco.Logging.File NLog
1 20
265 6,160
3.4% 0.8%
6.1 8.9
4 months ago 6 days ago
C# C#
MIT License BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of NReco.Logging.File. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-07-16.


Posts with mentions or reviews of NLog. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-03-28.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing NReco.Logging.File and NLog you can also consider the following projects:

Serilog - Simple .NET logging with fully-structured events

ZeroLog - A high-performance, zero-allocation .NET logging library.

Log4Net - Apache Log4net is a versatile, feature-rich, efficient logging API and backend for .NET

Sentry - Sentry SDK for .NET

ELMAH - Error Logging Modules & Handlers for ASP.NET - ELMAH error logger for sending errors to

NLog.Targets.Pushover - NLog.Targets.Pushover is a custom target for NLog enabling you to send logging messages to the Pushover service

Semantic Logging Application Block (SLAB) - Supporting semantic/structured logging for .NET

NPushOver - Full fledged, async, .Net Pushover client

Logary - Logs and metrics are one! Professional logging, metrics and analytics for your apps.