I've had some trouble with Boost Log that I can't overcome. That coupled with the fact that it actually is not part of the core of Boost, but have to be built separately have made me change my mind about the logging I will use with the Shadow World server.
Every time I start (over) with a MUD server, one of the first bits I do is the logging. Not only because it's easy, but because it's very good to have at an early stage. For the Shadow World server it's no different.
Today I re-started on one of my MUD server projects: The Raven is being developed again. As usual, I’m of course starting totally from scratch, or at least just about. I am reusing my
I am also looking at the upcoming Boost::log library, since I haven’t been too happy about the other existing C++ logging libraries, and I was not to happy with my own attempts either.
I had some trouble figuring out how to build Boost::log, but after some googling and some trial-and-error I got it to work. Now I just has to learn how to use it, and that doesn’t seem to be to easy.
All of this can of course be found in my github repository. The logging is currently being developed in the