Courier::Filter::Logger::Syslog(3) Syslog logger for the Courier::Filter


use Courier::Filter::Logger::Syslog;
my $logger = Courier::Filter::Logger::Syslog->new();
# For use in an individual filter module:
my $module = Courier::Filter::Module::My->new(
logger => $logger,
# For use as a global Courier::Filter logger object:
my $filter = Courier::Filter->new(
logger => $logger,


This class is a syslog logger class for use with Courier::Filter and its filter modules. It is derived from Courier::Filter::Logger::IOHandle.


The following constructor is provided:
new: returns Courier::Filter::Logger::Syslog; throws Courier::Error
Creates a new logger that logs messages to syslog.

Instance methods

The following instance methods are provided, as inherited from Courier::Filter::Logger::IOHandle:
log_error($text): throws Perl exceptions
Logs the error message given as $text (a string which may contain newlines).
log_rejected_message($message, $reason): throws Perl exceptions
Logs the Courier::Message given as $message as having been rejected due to $reason (a string which may contain newlines).


Julian Mehnle <[email protected]>