concurrent-log-handler 0.9.6 released
Pypiwin32 exists to allow pywin32 to be installed through pip (thanks to
Glyph and the Twisted project for supporting that)
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Python-announce-list [mailto:python-announce-list-bounces+tritium-
> list=sdamon.com at python.org] On Behalf Of Preston Landers
> Sent: Sunday, July 30, 2017 11:24 AM
> To: python-announce-list at python.org
> Subject: concurrent-log-handler 0.9.6 released
> RotatingFileHandler replacement with concurrency, gzip and Windows
> This package provides an additional log handler for Python's standard
> package (PEP 282). This handler will write log events to a log file which
> rotated when the log file reaches a certain size. Multiple processes can
> safely write to the same log file concurrently. Rotated logs can be
> if desired. Windows and POSIX systems are supported. An optional threaded
> queue logging handler is provided to perform logging in the background.
> This is a fork of Lowell Alleman's ConcurrentLogHandler 0.9.1 with
> * Renamed package to `concurrent_log_handler`
> * Provide `use_gzip` option to compress rotated logs
> * Support for Windows
> * Note: PyWin32 is required on Windows, but can't be installed as an
> automatic dependency because it's not currently installable through
> * Fix deadlocking problem with ConcurrentLogHandler under newer Python
> * More secure generation of random numbers for temporary filenames
> * Change the name of the lockfile to have .__ in front of it (hide it on
> * Provide a QueueListener / QueueHandler implementation for
> handling log events in a background thread. Optional: requires Python 3.
> `pip install concurrent-log-handler`
> News / Changes
> - 0.9.7/0.9.6: Fix platform specifier for PyPi
> - 0.9.5: Add `use_gzip` option to compress rotated logs. Add an
> optional threaded
> logging queue handler based on the standard library's
> - 0.9.4: Fix setup.py to not include tests in distribution.
> - 0.9.3: Refactoring release
> * For publishing fork on pypi as `concurrent-log-handler` under new
> package name.
> * NOTE: PyWin32 is required on Windows but is not an explicit
> dependency because
> the PyWin32 package is not currently installable through pip.
> * Fix lock behavior / race condition
> - 0.9.2: Initial release of fork by Preston Landers based on a fork of
> Lowell Alleman's
> ConcurrentLogHandler 0.9.1
> * Fixes deadlocking issue with recent versions of Python
> * Puts `.__` prefix in front of lock file name
> * Use `secrets` or `SystemRandom` if available.
> * Add/fix Windows support
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