How to Create Custom Log File in Laravel?

By Hardik Savani April 14, 2021 Category : Laravel

This example is focused on laravel custom log file name. This article goes in detailed on how to create custom log file in laravel. This article will give you simple example of laravel custom log file example. it's simple example of create custom log file in laravel. Follow bellow tutorial step of how to make custom log file laravel 6, laravel 7 and laravel 8 version.

Laravel by default provide storage/logs/laravel.log file location where it will display log file. but sometime you may require to create log file with specific task. for example, if you are working with payment task and you need all logs separately log file for payment, so you can easily find out solution.

here, i will give you very simple example, so let's see how to add custom channel with new log file location. add new key "itsolution" on "channels" array.

config/logging.php

...

'channels' => [

...

'itsolution' => [

'driver' => 'single',

'path' => storage_path('logs/itsolution.log'),

'level' => 'info',

],

....

Route Code:

Route::get('create-custom-log', function () {

\Log::channel('itsolution')->info('This is testing for ItSolutionStuff.com!');

dd('done');

});

now you can check your own.

storage/logs/itsolution.log

[2021-04-13 11:46:41] local.INFO: This is testing for ItSolutionStuff.com!

I hope it can help you...

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