Skip to content
master
Go to file
Code

Latest commit

 

Git stats

Files

Permalink
Failed to load latest commit information.
Type
Name
Latest commit message
Commit time
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

README.md

Metriks log reporter webhook

Webhook receiver for taking logs from metriks and sending them to Librato Metrics via a Papertrail webhook.

Setup

Step 1: Integrate metriks into your project

To get anything useful out of this, you have to already be using metriks.

Step 2: Setup the metriks logger reporter

Once you've done that, setup a logger reporter. For example:

  # Setup metriks logger
  require 'metriks/reporter/logger'

  metriks_logger = ActiveSupport::BufferedLogger.new(Rails.root.join('log/metriks.log').to_s)
  metriks_logger.level = Logger::INFO
  Metriks::Reporter::Logger.new(:logger => metriks_logger).start

Step 3: Send the logs to Papertrail

Once you've done that, send the log to Papertrail. The easiest way would be to use remote_syslog:

$ remote_syslog -p <your_papertrail_port> /srv/www/app/shared/log/metriks.log

Step 4: Create an instance of this webhook on heroku

The easiest way to run this is to grab the code and run a copy on heroku:

$ git clone git://github.com/eric/metriks_log_webhook.git
$ cd metriks_log_webhook
$ heroku create --stack cedar
$ heroku addons:add memcache
$ git push heroku master
$ heroku config:add METRICS_EMAIL=<librato_metrics_email> METRICS_TOKEN=<librato_metrics_token>

Step 5: Create a saved search in Papertrail

Then create a saved search in Papertrail for:

"metriks: "

Step 6: Create a search alert and point it to the webhook

Create a Search Alert in Papertrail to fire every minute pointed at /submit.

For instance:

http://holler-mountain-37.herokuapp.com/submit

Once you've done that, you should start to see metrics in your Librato Metrics dashboard.

License

Copyright (c) 2012 Eric Lindvall

Published under the MIT License, see LICENSE

About

An experimental webhook for an experimental metrics library

Resources

License

Releases

No releases published

Languages

You can’t perform that action at this time.