PHP | openlog() Function

PHP openlog() Function

Hello folks! welcome back to a new edition of our tutorial on PHP. In this tutorial guide, we are going to be studying about the PHP openlog() Function.

The built-in PHP openlog() function opens a connection to system logger.


Following below is the syntax to use this function -

bool openlog ( string $ident , int $option , int $facility )

Parameter Details

Sr.NoParameters & Description


The string ident added to each message



The string ident added to each message



It is used to indicats the what options are using to system logger



It is used to specifies the what type of program is logging the message

Return Value

This built-in PHP function returns TRUE on success and FALSE on failure.

Alright guys! This is where we are going to be rounding up for this tutorial post. In our next tutorial, we will study about the PHP pfsockopen() Function.

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