[airbrake] Log exception on endpoint failure (#70)

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Ian MacLeod

12 Mar, 2012 04:43 PM

When hitting the failure conditional, all I get is something like:

[2012-03-12 15:35:31] ERROR: ** [Airbrake] Failure: Net::HTTPBadGateway [2012-03-12 15:35:31] INFO: ** [Airbrake] Environment Info: [Ruby: 1.9.3] [Rails: 3.1.4] [Env: staging] [2012-03-12 15:35:31] INFO: ** [Airbrake] Response from Airbrake: ...

This should probably include the exception or notice that originally was supposed to be sent to airbrake so that we can debug causes of failure even when airbrake is down/unresponsive


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  1. Support Staff 2 Posted by Stu on 14 Mar, 2012 07:40 PM

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    Heya Ian,

    This is a known problem with the api.. Scaling issues on our end.. The good news is that we have a solution. We completely restructured the backend and our taking users onto our new system..

    http://help.airbrake.io/kb/beta/try-out-airbrake-beta

    Just let me know when you have switched your config vars and I'll transfer you over if this sounds good to you.

    My IM is stuartchaney22@gmail.com if you have any quick fire questions.

    Cheers

    Stu

  2. 3 Posted by Harry Marr on 09 May, 2012 03:11 PM

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    Even if you're improving your availability, there still may be cases when Airbrake isn't available. I'm currently hitting a timeout at this same point. No idea what's causing it. For these other cases it'd be much better to log the error rather than hiding it.

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  3. 4 Posted by Tom Blomfield on 09 May, 2012 03:21 PM

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    +1 @hmarr

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  4. Ben Arent closed this discussion on 10 May, 2012 05:22 AM.

  5. reply+i-3614424-3bd61f06d264c0ba52cb84c28d1ca2cca323839e-1440967 re-opened this discussion on 10 May, 2012 11:05 AM

  6. 5 Posted by reply+i-3614424-3bd61f06d264c0ba52cb84c28d1ca2cca323839e-1440967 on 10 May, 2012 11:05 AM

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    +1

    fix on its way!

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  7. Morgan closed this discussion on 12 May, 2012 01:37 AM.

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