NLog 4.6.3

NLog is a logging platform for .NET with rich log routing and management capabilities.
NLog supports traditional logging, structured logging and the combination of both.

Supported platforms:

- .NET Framework 3.5, 4, 4.5, 4.6, 4.7 & 4.8
- .NET Standard 1.3+ and 2.0+;
- .NET Framework 4 client profile
- Xamarin Android, Xamarin iOs
- UWP
- Windows Phone 8
- Silverlight 4 and 5
- Mono 4

For ASP.NET Core, check: NLog.Web.AspNetCore

There is a newer version of this package available.
See the version list below for details.
Install-Package NLog -Version 4.6.3
dotnet add package NLog --version 4.6.3
<PackageReference Include="NLog" Version="4.6.3" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add NLog --version 4.6.3
The NuGet Team does not provide support for this client. Please contact its maintainers for support.

Release Notes

Bugfixes:

- Fixed potential memory issue and message duplication with large strings (@snakefoot)
- TargetWithContext - serialize MDC and MDLC values properly (@304NotModified)

Features:

- Added WithProperty and SetProperty on Logger (@snakefoot)
- ${EventProperties} - Added ObjectPath for rendering nested property (@snakefoot, @304NotModified)
- ${ShortDate} added support for IRawValue + IStringValueRenderer (@snakefoot)
- Added truncate ambient property, e.g. ${message:truncate=80} (@snakefoot)
- ConsoleTarget & ColoredConsoleTarget  - Added AutoFlush and improve default flush behavior (@snakefoot)

Improvements:

- FileTarget - Introduced EnableFileDeleteSimpleMonitor without FileSystemWatcher for non-Windows (@snakefoot)
- LogFactory - GetLogger should validate name of logger (@snakefoot)
- FallbackGroupTarget - Fixed potential issue with WINDOWS_PHONE (@snakefoot)
- NLog config file loading: use process name (e.g. applicationname.exe.nlog) when app.config is not available (@snakefoot)

Performance:

- Split string - avoid allocation of object array. Added StringHelpers.SplitAndTrimTokens (@snakefoot)
- AppSettingLayoutRenderer - Mark as ThreadSafe and ThreadAgnostic (@snakefoot)

Misc:

- Update docs of various context classes (@304NotModified)
- Move NLogPackageLoaders for better unittest debugging experience of NLog (@304NotModified)
- Make HttpNetworkSender mockable, add unit test, introduce NSubsitute (@304NotModified)
- 10 pull requests with refactorings (@snakefoot, @304NotModified)

Full changelog: https://github.com/NLog/NLog/blob/master/CHANGELOG.md

For all config options and platform support, check https://nlog-project.org/config/

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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
4.7.0 3,100 3/20/2020
4.7.0-rc1 5,107 2/22/2020
4.6.8 1,483,001 11/4/2019
4.6.7 2,145,324 8/25/2019
4.6.6 919,142 7/14/2019
4.6.5 1,162,987 6/14/2019
4.6.4 1,027,736 5/28/2019
4.6.3 911,928 4/30/2019
4.6.2 712,305 4/2/2019
4.6.1 96,039 3/29/2019
4.6.0 311,183 3/21/2019
4.5.11 4,347,029 11/6/2018
4.5.10 2,485,127 9/17/2018
4.5.9 738,210 8/24/2018
4.5.8 1,034,051 8/5/2018
4.5.7 529,460 7/19/2018
4.5.6 1,481,539 5/29/2018
4.5.5 375,567 5/25/2018
4.5.4 1,207,834 5/5/2018
4.5.3 676,870 4/16/2018
4.5.2 565,008 4/6/2018
4.5.1 162,949 4/3/2018
4.5.0 1,734,428 3/25/2018
4.4.13 438,894 2/27/2018
4.4.12 3,442,711 8/8/2017
4.4.11 914,489 6/17/2017
4.4.10 251,041 5/31/2017
4.4.9 639,819 5/5/2017
4.4.8 99,848 4/28/2017
4.4.7 76,114 4/25/2017
4.4.6 201,147 4/15/2017
4.4.5 296,058 3/28/2017
4.4.4 337,448 3/10/2017
4.4.3 471,807 2/17/2017
4.4.2 247,990 2/6/2017
4.4.1 698,422 12/24/2016
4.4.0 204,134 12/14/2016
4.3.11 677,269 11/7/2016
4.3.10 424,439 10/11/2016
4.3.9 344,228 9/18/2016
4.3.8 435,330 9/5/2016
4.3.7 409,175 8/6/2016
4.3.6 195,703 7/23/2016
4.3.5 618,839 6/12/2016
4.3.4 511,679 5/16/2016
4.3.3 233,187 4/28/2016
4.3.2 66,047 4/26/2016
4.3.1 80,935 4/20/2016
4.3.0 78,314 4/16/2016
4.2.3 996,095 12/20/2015
4.2.2 184,657 12/2/2015
4.2.1 117,598 11/21/2015
4.2.0 283,870 10/24/2015
4.1.2 490,955 9/20/2015
4.1.1 89,030 9/12/2015
4.1.0 137,134 8/31/2015
4.0.1 519,555 6/18/2015
4.0.0 457,763 6/9/2015
3.2.1 535,298 4/24/2015
3.2.0 952,318 1/2/2015
3.1.0 983,384 6/24/2014
3.0.0 153,629 6/2/2014
2.1.0 824,726 10/10/2013
2.0.1.2 469,588 4/8/2013
2.0.0.2000 750,170 7/18/2011
1.0.0.505 154,723 1/7/2011
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