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Apache Chainsaw
Developer(s) Apache Software Foundation
Stable release 2.0 / 2006-03-02; 3 years ago
Written in Java
Operating system Cross-platform
Development status Active
Type GUI tool to view and analyze log files
License Apache 2.0 Licence

Chainsaw is a java-based GUI tool to view and analyze log files - specifically logs generated by the Log4j logging system. Both Log4j and Chainsaw are Open source projects under Apache Software Foundation. The latest release is Chainsaw v2.[1] Chainsaw can read log files formatted in Log4j's XMLLayout, receive events from remote locations, read events from a DB, or work with JDK 1.4 logging events.


The project is licensed under Apache License, V 2.0. Dependencies may not follow the same licensing.[2]


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