[erlang-questions] logging with email output

Gleb Peregud <>
Thu Nov 20 22:54:55 CET 2008

There's a log4j clone for Erlang:


But it seems it does not have a email logger, though it shouldn't be
too hard to write one,


On 11/20/08, Adam Duston <> wrote:
> In my Java application, I can use an email logging target with log4j
> and then, when an exception occurs, an email is politely delivered to
> my inbox. In my Erlang app, I'm logging info and errors using
> error_logger. I would like to be notified by email when one of my
> gen_servers trips badly enough to shutdown and get restarted by the
> supervisor. What is the idiomatic way to do this?
> Thanks,
> Adam
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