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Papertrail Integration

This documentation provides step-by-step instructions on how to integrate Papertrail as an audit logger within the DronaHQ platform.


Papertrail integration allows you to capture and manage logs efficiently in your DronaHQ modules. Follow the steps below to set up Papertrail as your audit logger.


Before you begin, ensure that you have the following prerequisites in place:

  • A DronaHQ account with an Enterprise Plan.
  • Access to a Papertrail account.
  • Papertrail connection details.

Configuration Steps

To get started with Papertrail integration, follow these steps:

  1. Create a new destination or select an existing one to send your logs to.

  2. Obtain the Papertrail endpoint URL and the corresponding port. You will need this information to configure the integration.

Hostname and Port Papertrail
Hostname and Port Papertrail

To configure Papertrail as your audit logger, follow these steps:

  1. Under the Audit Logger section, click on Setup External Logging.

  2. In the "Select Logger Configuration" dropdown, choose "Papertrail."

Audit logger Dropdown select
Audit logger Dropdown select
  1. Provide the Papertrail endpoint URL and port in the appropriate fields.

  2. Click the "Create Integration" button to initiate the integration process.

  3. Once the integration is successful, you will see a Logger Initialized message.

Audit Logger Setup
Audit Logger Setup

Expected log in Papertrail:

External log Output
External log Output

Testing Papertrail Integration

You can test the Papertrail integration to ensure it's functioning as expected:

  1. Within the External Logging settings, look for the Test button and input custom log details.

  2. Log specific details such as event names, user information, organization ID, and more. This data will be useful for monitoring and analysis.

By following these steps, you can seamlessly integrate Papertrail as an audit logger in your DronaHQ account, enhancing your log management capabilities.

Note: Ensure that you provide accurate Papertrail connection details for a smooth integration experience.