Track payment events via Shell

Simply connect LogSnag to your Shell project to track your payment events and other important events - LogSnag makes event tracking easy.

When building a product or service that requires your users to pay for something, there are many ways that things can go wrong, such as delayed payments, fraud, or other such issues.

Thus, it is crucial to track these events in real-time and alert you and your team in the event of a problem.

LogSnag lets you track payment events such as User Subscription, User Purchase, User Cancellation, and User Redemption directly from your Shell application.


Setting up your account

  1. Create a free LogSnag account.
  2. Create a new project on your dashboard.
  3. Copy your API token from the settings page.

Shell code snippets

Using Shell with Httpie
printf '{"project":"my-saas","channel":"payments","event":"Successful Payment","description":"john@example.com - ($19.99)","icon":"💸","notify":true}'| http  --follow --timeout 3600 POST 'https://api.logsnag.com/v1/log' \
 Content-Type:'application/json' \
 Authorization:'Bearer YOUR_API_TOKEN'
Using Shell with wget
wget --no-check-certificate --quiet \
  --method POST \
  --timeout=0 \
  --header 'Content-Type: application/json' \
  --header 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_TOKEN' \
  --body-data '{"project":"my-saas","channel":"payments","event":"Successful Payment","description":"john@example.com - ($19.99)","icon":"💸","notify":true}' \
   'https://api.logsnag.com/v1/log'

Shell integration details

Connect LogSnag to your Shell code to easily track and keep a record of your product's payment events. With LogSnag, you can create simple charts and journeys to help you better understand your product. LogSnag also allows you to receive real-time push notifications on your desktop and mobile devices whenever a new payment event occurs.

Other use-cases for LogSnag

  1. Track user signup events via Shell

  2. Track your Shell cron jobs

  3. Track waitlist signup events via Shell

  4. Track user sign in events in Shell

  5. Get a notification when your Shell code is done executing

  6. Monitor when a user exceeds the usage limit for your Shell service

  7. Monitor when a new feature is used in your Shell application

  8. Monitor suspicious activity in your Shell application

  9. Monitor when a user is being rate limited in your Shell application

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