Logs

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1 Introduction

From this page of the Developer Portal, you can access the logs produced by your app. What you see depends on the environment to which your app is deployed.

The page is accessed through the Logs page under the Operate category:

Navigate to Logs

2 Apps Deployed to Mendix Cloud Version 4

This is the default Mendix deployment for a licensed app.

For apps deployed to Mendix Cloud Version 4 (V4), you can select which environment you want logs for. Production logs will require two-step authentication.

You can view the current log, download it, or view and download an archived log.

Logs on Mendix Cloud V4 are rotated and archived every day. The logs are kept for at least 3 months.

Logs Page V4

Action Button Performs the Action
Download archived log download a log selected from the list underneath
Download today’s log file download today’s log
View Live Log view today’s log on the screen

3 Apps Deployed to Mendix Cloud Version 3

For apps deployed to Mendix Cloud Version 3 (V3), you can select which environment you want logs for. Production logs will require two-step authentication.

You can fetch the current log and download it, or you can view and download an archived log.

Logs on Mendix Cloud V3 are rotated and archived every 5MB. The logs are kept for at least 3 months.

Logs Page V3

Action Button Performs the Action
Download archived log download a log selected from the list underneath
Fetch current Log view the current log on the screen and download it, if required

4 Apps SAP Cloud Platform

For apps deployed to SAP Cloud Platform you can see the logs using Kibana.

The logs page shows all the environments for this app. Click the Logs button to open the log in Kibana.

Logs Page SAP

You may be asked to provide your SAP credentials before you can see the log in Kibana.

The Kibana user guide is available here: Kibana User Guide and within Kibana. More information on how Kibana is integrated with SAP Cloud Platform is available on the SAP help site here: Application Logging for the Cloud Foundry Environment.

5 Free App

Logs are not available for Free Apps. You will see a sample screen.

6 App Deployed to Other Clouds

Logs are not available in the Development Portal for apps running on clouds not mentioned above. You will need to go to the cloud management portal for the cloud to which your app is deployed.