"On Linux, Putty Log is not WYSIWYG like the screen?"

Post #302802125 by newbie_01 on Friday 3rd of May 2013 02:40:05 AM

On Linux, Putty Log is not WYSIWYG like the screen?

Hi all,

I am not sure if this is a known issue. I am using Putty and logging the session into a log, only the printable one.

On Solaris, all is working fine. But on Linux servers, Redhat or Suse, while the screen looks correct, the log file is not.

Note example below:

On the screen, it looks as below, I copy-and-paste direct from the screen.

Code:
 
- SuSE:
RUNTIME              TABLESPACE_NAME                STATUS
-------------------- ------------------------------ ---------
03-MAY-2013 18:15:20 SYSTEM                         ONLINE
 
- RedHat:
RUNTIME                       TABLESPACE_NAME                STATUS
----------------------------- ------------------------------ ---------
03-MAY-2013 18:13:45          SYSAUX                         ONLINE
03-MAY-2013 18:13:45          SYSTEM                         ONLINE
 
- Solaris:
RUNTIME              TABLESPACE_NAME                STATUS
-------------------- ------------------------------ ---------
03-MAY-2013 18:13:49 SYSTEM                         ONLINE

But on the PuTTY log, it shows as below:

Code:
 
- SuSE
RUNTIME      TABLESPACE_NAME    STATUS
-------------------- ------------------------------ ---------
03-MAY-2013 18:19:34 SYSTEM    ONLINE
 
- RedHat
RUNTIME       TABLESPACE_NAME     STATUS
----------------------------- ------------------------------ ---------
03-MAY-2013 18:13:45      SYSAUX     ONLINE
03-MAY-2013 18:13:45      SYSTEM     ONLINE
 
- Solaris:
RUNTIME              TABLESPACE_NAME                STATUS
-------------------- ------------------------------ ---------
03-MAY-2013 18:13:49 SYSTEM                         ONLINE

On the PuTTY logging, I choose Printable Output only. If I change the Linux ones to do All session output, then it all lines up perfectly. Unfortunately, choosing All session output gives a lot of other garbage, i.e. special characters, in the log file.

Is there some settings on Linux that I have to do to get around this problem? TERM on all OS'es are set to vt100.

Any advise/tips much appreciated. Thanks in advance.
 
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Agent::Driver::Fork(3pm)				User Contributed Perl Documentation				  Agent::Driver::Fork(3pm)

NAME
Log::Agent::Driver::Fork - dummy driver for forking output to multiple drivers SYNOPSIS
use Log::Agent; require Log::Agent::Driver::Fork; require Log::Agent::Driver::Foo; require Log::Agent::Driver::Bar; my $driver = Log::Agent::Driver::Fork->make( Log::Agent::Driver::Foo->make( ... ), Log::Agent::Driver::Bar->make( ... ) ); logconfig(-driver => $driver); DESCRIPTION
This driver merely acts a multiplexer for logxxx() calls, duplicating them and distributing them to other drivers. The only routine of interest here is the creation routine: make(@drivers) Create a Log::Agent::Driver::Fork driver that duplicates logxxx() calls and distributes them to the drivers in @drivers. The arguments must be the return value of the make() call for the client drivers. NOTES
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