Presslabs logging system
For every development process you need logs to check that the work you're performing is actually doing what it's supposed to do. Besides that, logs help you identify and fix issues that might appear on your site.
Where can I access the site logs?
The logs we provide for your site are accessible in the Presslabs dashboard, on the
You'll notice the
Log settings tab, and there's where you can control the verbosity of log messages.
Log level - this sets the level for the logs are generated for your site:
ERROR- only fatal errors are logged. This means all PHP fatal errors and
WARNING(Default setting) - warnings are logged as well. This extends
INFO- this logs everything, including
DEBUG- besides all the above, this also sets the
trueand changes the way errors are displayed by including the stack trace.
That displaying the stack trace can expose sensitive information, so use it carefully on production websites.
What kind of information can I find in the logs?
This obviously depends on the log level you've set for the site. Besides the standard php and WordPress related logs, we're adding various other logs, such as:
- Cache refresh notifications - these indicate URL's that take a long time to refresh, or errors related to cache refreshes.
- database errors - errors or notifications from MySQL
- transactional e-mails - details about e-mails sent from WordPress (such as comment notifications, new users, contact forms etc.)
- php-fpm notifications - these contain errors or notifications from