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  • Logs are written to /app/data/mealie.log by default in the container.
  • Logs are also written to stdout and stderr.
  • You can adjust the log level using the LOG_LEVEL environment variable.


Starting in v1.5.0 logging is now highly configurable. Using the LOG_CONFIG_OVERRIDE you can provide the application with a custom configuration to log however you'd like. This configuration file is based off the Python Logging Config. It can be difficult to understand the configuration at first, so here are some resources to help get started.