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Configures logging and allows tweaking the log level with a py.test flag

This Pytest plugin was generated with Cookiecutter along with @hackebrot's Cookiecutter-pytest-plugin template.


  • Configures python's logging to output log messages to the console(You need to tell PyTest not to capture output).
  • Increases the logging verbosity by lowering the log level by passing -v to PyTest


  • None!


You can install "pytest-logging" via pip from PyPI:

$ pip install pytest-logging


  • Simply pass one or more -v flag(s) to PyTest to increase logging verbosity


Contributions are very welcome. Tests can be run with tox, please ensure the coverage at least stays the same before you submit a pull request.


Distributed under the terms of the Apache 2.0 license, "pytest-logging" is free and open source software


If you encounter any problems, please file an issue along with a detailed description.