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How to Access Server Logs with Sail CLI for WordPress

In this article you will learn how to use the sail logs command to view server logs using Sail CLI.

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Logging

On servers provisioned with Sail, important server logs are written to the system journal via syslog. They can be access using a few convenient shortcuts available in the Sail CLI:

sail logs
sail logs --nginx
sail logs --php
sail logs --postfix

You cad add --follow or -f to tail-follow these logs, which is really useful when debugging.

Other server logs can be found in the /var/log directory, which can be accessed using an SSH shell with Sail.

If you're having trouble with accessing your logs in Sail, please refer to our getting help section.