An error event contains at least
information about the original
exception that occurred
or about a
log created when the exception occurred.
For simplicity, errors are represented by a unique ID.
Error data includes:
- Both the captured
exceptionand the captured
logof an error can contain a
stack trace, which is helpful for debugging.
culpritof an error indicates where it originated.
- An error might relate to the transaction during which it happened,
- Some contextual data (see below).
The contextual data describes the environment in which an event is recorded.
It includes the
system where the service runs, and the
It can also contain information about the authenticated
An event’s context can also include information about an authenticated
user, a request leading to it, or a response.
For instance, HTTP requests context have
The agents provide some settings for users to capture customized information. This data is stored as not-indexed in a
Searchable information is stored as
Errors are stored in error indices.