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Node v0.9 compatible

Log errors and stack traces in Sentry from within your Node.js applications.

All processing and sending happens asynchronously to not slow things down if/when Sentry is down or slow.

Compatibility

  • 0.6.x
  • 0.8.x
  • 0.9.x (latest unstable)

Installation

$ npm install raven

Basic Usage

var raven = require('raven');
var client = new raven.Client('{{ SENTRY_DSN }}');

client.captureMessage('Hello, world!');

Logging an error

client.captureError(new Error('Broke!'));

Sentry Identifier

client.captureMessage('Hello, world!', function(result) {
    console.log(client.getIdent(result));
});
client.captureError(new Error('Broke!'), function(result) {
  console.log(client.getIdent(result));
});

Note: client.captureMessage will also return the result directly without the need for a callback, such as: var result = client.captureMessage('Hello, world!');

Events

If you really care if the event was logged or errored out, Client emits two events, logged and error:

client.on('logged', function(){
  console.log('Yay, it worked!');
});
client.on('error', function(){
  console.log('oh well, Sentry is broke.');
})
client.captureMessage('Boom');

Environment variables

SENTRY_DSN

Optionally declare the DSN to use for the client through the environment. Initializing the client in your app won't require setting the DSN.

SENTRY_NAME

Optionally set the name for the client to use. What is name?

Methods

new raven.Client(dsn[, options])
client.captureMessage(string[,callback])
client.captureError(Error[,callback])

Support

You can find me on IRC. I troll in #sentry on freenode.

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