What is this log?

We have to be honest, logs are often an after thought to most developers. Many logs are pretty cryptic unless you can look at the code and see what is going on. In this section, we will share what we think of a specific log: - the cryptic ones, the fun ones and some of the ones we see more often.

Log: macos-display-on

May 21 17:58:38 Dev-Mac-Pro powerd[80]: Display is turned on

ID:  macos-display-on
For: Apple MacOS

Meaning: This log happens whenever the display (screen) is turned on.

What to do: This is a notice message. Unless it is happening during off times when nobody is supposed to be using the device, nothing is needed to be done.

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