[openstack-dev] [all] Log coloring under systemd

Sean Dague sean at dague.net
Wed May 17 21:00:19 UTC 2017

On 05/17/2017 04:50 PM, Eric Fried wrote:
> Folks-
> 	As of [1], devstack will include color escapes in the default log
> formats under systemd.  Production deployments can emulate as they see fit.
> 	Note that journalctl will strip those color escapes by default, which
> is why we thought we lost log coloring with systemd.  Turns out that you
> can get the escapes to come through by passing the -a flag to
> journalctl.  The doc at [2] has been updated accordingly.  If there are
> any other go-to documents that could benefit from similar content,
> please let me know (or propose the changes).
> 			Thanks,
> 			Eric (efried)
> [1] https://review.openstack.org/#/c/465147/
> [2] https://docs.openstack.org/developer/devstack/systemd.html

Thanks for diving into this Eric, one more thing off the todo list!


Sean Dague

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