In the substrate-node-template, I can't see the local node identity whenever I start the node with ./target/release/node-template --dev: e.g.

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Apparently to fix this I need to pin my tracing-core version to 0.1.26, but I do not know how I can do this. I've tried running cargo update -p tracing-core --precise 0.1.26 but I get this error: error: failed to select a version for the requirementtracing-core = "^0.1.27"candidate versions found which didn't match: 0.1.26

I'm also not sure how to modify the Cargo.toml files in substrate-node-template to fix this issue.

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Looks like there is an issue for this:

I was able to replicate this issue on:

Logs are working for me fine on:

Try using polkadot-v0.9.28 tag of the node-template.

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