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netLog

Logging network events.

Process: Main

const {netLog} = require('electron')
console.log('Start recording net-logs')
netLog.startLogging('/path/to/net-log')
// After some network events
netLog.stopLogging(path => {
  console.log('Net-logs written to', path)
})

See --log-net-log to log network events throughout the app's lifecycle.

netLog.startLogging(path)

  • path String - File path to record network logs.

Starts recording network events to path.

netLog.stopLogging([callback])

  • callback Function (optional)

    • path String - File path to which network logs were recorded.

Stops recording network events. If not called, net logging will automatically end when app quits.

netLog.currentlyLogging

A Boolean property that indicates whether network logs are recorded.

netLog.currentlyLoggingPath

A String property that returns the path to the current log file.