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Follow these simple quick start to get up and running logsniffer in just a minute.

1. Download

Download the last released version of logsniffer.war.


2. Start

Execute in a shell
java -jar logsniffer.war

3. Enjoy

Open a browser and navigate to http://localhost:8082 to enjoy viewing, monitoring and analysing your log data.

System Requirements

For operating logsniffer only Java JRE or JDK at least in version 1.7 is required. Everything else is included according to the principle of “as simple as possible”.

Getting Started & Further Steps

Visit our Wiki for:

  • An overview to get started viewing, monitoring and analyzing your log data
  • An introduction into the key concepts behind logsniffer
  • Examples
  • Further installation instructions
  • FAQs


logsniffer is distributed under the GNU Lesser GPL License, Version 3, under German law. You may not use this application except in compliance with the License. You may obtain a copy of the License at logsniffer is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details. By downloading the software, you agree to the terms of this Lesser GPL v.3 license.

About logsniffer

Inspired by shell tools like less, tail and grep we built logsniffer with the vision to make logs accessible in a same way from a central, smart web interface. logsniffer empowers DevOps teams to build and operate great products. It's free, open source and runs in a minute on premise.