How to view error log on DigitalOcean Apps platform?

Posted February 13, 2021 862 views
Node.jsDigitalOcean App Platform

I try using this tutorial:,while%20the%20component%20is%20running.

But when i try use comand install doctl on Apps console, I get error: install: missing destination file operand after ‘doctl’

Thank you!

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👋🏼 @ivoisakovsSquid,

doctl is meant to be run locally on your machine. It will use the DigitalOcean API to manage your apps and fetch their logs (similar to the web interface at

The “install doctl” command is actually a link to the documentation page that explains how to install doctl on your operating system: