Slack bug notification

2016-07-27

Sometimes we may need to check the error log for our applications. It is a bit troublesome to check the logs. Thanks to slack notifier, we can now receive our error logs real time. 

Gems
exception_notification
slack-notifier

Project Setup
1. Go to https://slack.com/apps/A0F7XDUAZ-incoming-webhooks
2. Choose your team and press configure.
3. In configurations press add configuration.
4. Choose channel, press "Add Incoming WebHooks integration".
5. From the rails app configure the config/environments/production.rb.
Rails.application.config.middleware.use ExceptionNotification::Rack,
  :slack => {
    :webhook_url => "#{ENV["SLACK_WEBHOOK_URL"]}",
    :channel => "#{ENV["SLACK_BUG_CHANNEL"]}",
    :username => "notifier",
    :additional_parameters => {
      :mrkdwn => true
    }
  }
6. Once everything is done, you will receive the error reporting in real time.

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