Can `doctl app logs` also show worker threads?

Posted July 11, 2021 137 views
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I am able to display my web app’s logs based on this article: with the following command:

doctl app logs -f <app_id> – it is great!

However, this only seems to show the web component’s logs and does not show the worker component’s logs.

Is there a way to show logs from the worker components, as well?

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The command doctl apps logs by default show logs of all components. But you can specify the component name to get logs for that specific component.

“doctl apps logs <app id> <component name (defaults to all components)> [flags]”

Mohsin Saeed

  • @MohsinAwan

    Thanks for your answer.

    • Confirming that “doctl apps logs <app id> <component name>” is working
    • However I’d like to correct that omitting <component name> does not default to all components in my case. It’s only showing log from the first (web) component but not from the second (worker) component.

    Just FYI - thanks.