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Agent improvements all around

Over the last months we have made numerous improvements to our agents.

These include:



  • Official support for Python 3+.
  • Official support for Django 1.7
  • Much better automated test setup


  • 1.0 released!
  • Almost a complete rewrite, and it comes with an upgrade guide.
  • When an exception happens, the agent will now log a link to your logs that you can click directly for more information.
  • Added easy deployment tracking support
  • Automatically log custom properties on the Error object
  • Logs much more regarding the HTTP request that caused the error
  • A bunch of bugfixes and minor changes. See the changelog for more.

Unofficial go agents

Go is exciting and now two unofficial Go Opbeat agents exist:

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Ron Cohen is co-founder and CTO at Opbeat. A founding member of Django Copenhagen, Ron enjoys sharing his experiences with code and ops around the world.
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