Creating a Custom Log in Laravel
Logging to custom log files could be really helpful in certain scenarios. Some of them being:
- Parsing logs for sending data to the analytics systems or to the customer servicing systems.
- Feeding failure data for reprocessing by the CRON based Jobs.
Creating a custom log in Laravel 9 is straightforward.
Add the following to the
'custom' => [ 'driver' => 'single', 'path' => storage_path('logs/custom.log'), 'level' => 'alert', ],
Any logging that you’d now do on
alert level would be visible in the