Setting up logging to Papertrail

This tutorial will walk you though setting up logging to Papertrail.

Set up a Papertrail Logging Destination

First, sign up for a Papertrail account.

Then, in your account, find the “Log Destinations” tab. Select “Create a Log Destination,” then “Create”:

Upon creation, Papertrail will display a host and port for your new log destination:

Note the host and port.

Set up a Log Drain

In the Dashboard, create a new Log Drain:

Then, select Papertrail as the destination

Finally, input the host and port you received earlier.