Documentation forPapertrail

Command-line client

Papertrail offers a small command-line interface (CLI) bundle to retrieve, search, and tail logs and perform account operations (such as registering systems). For example:

$ papertrail -f
$ papertrail -f "(www OR db) (nginx OR pgsql) -accepted"
$ papertrail -g Production --min-time 'yesterday at noon' --max-time 'today at 4am' > logs.txt

Installation and usage

To install, visit the papertrail-cliREADME Quick Start section.

For usage instructions, see the README and papertrail --help.

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