log4net is a tool to help the programmer output log statements to a variety of output targets. In case of problems with an application, it is helpful to enable logging so that the problem can be located. With log4net it is possible to enable logging at runtime without modifying the application...
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.
- .NET Framework 3.5, 4, 4.5, 4.6, 4.7 & 4.8
- .NET Core 1, 2 and 3
- .NET Standard 1.3+ and 2.0+;
NLog LoggerProvider for Microsoft.Extensions.Logging for logging in .NET Standard libraries and .NET Core applications.
For ASP.NET Core, use NLog.Web.AspNetCore: https://www.nuget.org/packages/NLog.Web.AspNetCore
NLog LoggerProvider for Microsoft.Extensions.Logging and ASP.NET Core platform. Adds helpers and layout renderers for websites and web applications.
- For ASP.NET Core 5, .NET 5
- For ASP.NET Core 3, .NET Core 3.0
- For ASP.NET Core 2, .NET Standard 2.0+ and .NET 4.6+
NLog logging for ASP.NET and ASP.NET MVC. Includes targets and layout renderers for websites and web applications.
This package is for ASP.NET 3.5+
For ASP.NET Core: Check https://www.nuget.org/packages/NLog.Web.AspNetCore