Do Netsurf's errors get logged? (Syslog, Wimplog)

Rob Kendrick rjek at netsurf-browser.org
Wed Aug 12 13:08:04 BST 2015


On Wed, Aug 12, 2015 at 12:53:57PM +0100, cj wrote:
> > *help wimplog says: "The Wimplog module logs errors sent to 
> > Wimp_ReportError (ie, shown as error boxes on the screen) to a file 
> > using !Syslog."
> 
> Wimplog intercepts the standard Wimp_ReportError wimp error messages.
> If Netsurf uses its own internal error reporting, then Wimplog will
> not see it.

Correct.  Wimp_ReportError is evil and NetSurf does not use it unless
the event is cataclysmic.

B.



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