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A free console-based logviewer written in java that is designed to "rifle through" large logfiles.

Features include:

Being a console-based application, logrifle is primarily intended for use on Unix-like systems.


Screenshot of logrifle with two logfiles open


logrifle is free software licensed under the Gnu Public License Version 3.0.

For third party libraries different licenses may apply, see the file THIRD-PARTY.txt in downloaded tarballs or here.

Pre-compiled binaries can be downloaded on this website. The source code is available on github.

Getting started

Head over to the installation instructions to get started.