Papertrail can accept logs from any Elixir app, with or without the
logger_papertrail_backend logging library.
Send log file with remote_syslog2
Configure your Elixir app to log to a file as usual, then
transmit the log file to Papertrail using remote_syslog2.
This does not require any modifications to the app.
Send events from Elixir app
Alternatively, the app can send a log message directly to Papertrail using the
To do this, add logger_papertrail_backend to
the app and point it at Papertrail. See
Add Systems for the host and
<port> log destination values.
logger_papertrail_backend is emitting UDP, which is inherently connection-less,
the write calls are non-blocking.