Grizzled Rails Logger is a Ruby gem that provides an add-on for the stock Rails 3 logger.
Grizzled::Rails::Logger module augments the Rails 3
ActiveSupport::BufferedLogger class, providing some additional
- Configurable colorized logging (colorized by severity).
- Simple timestamp configuration.
- The ability to include the PID in each message.
- The ability to flatten the log output, removing spurious newlines, so that each message occupies only one line.
exceptionmessage that dumps an exception backtrace to the log
Installation for Rails 3
Add the following to your
Gemfile, and run
If you want the development version of the gem, use:
gem 'grizzled-rails-logger', github: 'bmc/grizzled'
This gem is specific to Rails 3, but it should work fine with either Ruby 1.9 or Ruby 1.8.7.
Complete documentation for this software is available on the home page