Avast-ng: A Versatile Ajax Syslog Tailer for syslog-ng

Avast-ng gives you the ability to sift through vast amounts of log files, and display current syslog data that is useful to you. Its a heads-up view that sifts out all the normal flotsam in your log files and just displays messages you have defined to be either out of the ordinary or unexpected.

With its built-in query builder, you can build new filters to include or exclude log messages quickly. All with a nifty intuitive AJAX interface. And you can save multiple filters, to give you quick access to the data you are looking for.

Avast-ng continues to monitor your syslog messages, and automatically displays a tail like view of the most current messages matching your filter.


  • Live filterable tail of syslog messages.
  • Reads syslog messages stored in MySQL from syslog-ng.
  • 100% AJAX interface.
  • Create and edit new filters using a built in query builder.
  • Quickly change between stored filters.
  • Pause output.
Last modified 7 years ago Last modified on 09/02/08 13:18:39