Tengine, a customized Nginx, goes to open source

Dennis Jacobfeuerborn dennisml at conversis.de
Fri Dec 2 14:40:35 UTC 2011

On 12/02/2011 12:02 PM, Joshua Zhu wrote:
> Hi guys,
> We're glad to announce that Tengine (http://tengine.taobao.org), our
> home-baked Nginx at Taobao now becomes an open source project.

Thanks for releasing this! I'll probably play around with it over the 
weekend if I find the time.

> 1) Logging enhancement. It supports syslog (local and remote) and pipe
> logging. You can also do log sampling, i.e. not all requests have to be
> written.

This sound very interesting. The "documentation" link on the site doesn't 
work so is there any description how to configure these new logging 
features available somewhere? I'm specifically interested in the remote 
syslogging and the log sampling which is useful for statistical analysis on 
high traffic web sites.


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