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Real-Time Log Viewing with Node.js

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    In this lesson, we're going to cover enabling the Node.js Watchdog module.
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    And then we're going to generate and watch some log messages in real time.
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    First of all, head over to your Drupal site
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    and click on the Modules link in the admin menu.
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    Go ahead and minimize the core modules
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    and scroll down.
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    We're going to enable the Node.js Watchdog module,
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    which also requires the Node.js AJAX framework integration,
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    so let's save ourselves some time and enable that too
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    and click Save Configuration at the bottom.

Real-Time Log Viewing with Node.js Watchdog


Have you ever wanted to watch the "Recent Log Messages" page of Drupal load automatically? This module can be really helpful if you'd like to do just that.

In this lesson, I will show you how to:

  • Enable Node.js Watchdog module
  • Generate and watch log messages in real time

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