Recommendation for simple logger on Windows?

Daniel Pittman daniel at
Fri Jan 7 17:52:05 GMT 2011

On Fri, Jan 7, 2011 at 04:02, Richard Huxton <dev at> wrote:

> I'd normally use log4perl but that's overkill for this case - I'm installing
> Strawberry Perl for one small app. Anyone have any strong feelings between
> the various Simple(r|st) / Tiny options on CPAN?

My very strong preference is to use syslog for log output, but that is
tied to the operational platforms and other log management tools.
When I don't, Log::Any is a great choice, since it allows you to plug
in multiple log back-ends, and is pleasantly trivial to work with.

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