Not sure what exactly is the determinant here, but when encrypting some basic information, I found that Logcat would consistently fail to report some lines – worse, it failed silently, just skipping the lines – for example, on a line above or below with

would work fine. Apparently certain characters were the offenders, since in my example, the first 100 characters would fail:

but the 2nd through 5th characters were apparently OK:


always showed everything (no problems at all).

Mac – El Capitan – AS 2.1