AppSignal for Node.js: Demonstration tool
The AppSignal for Node.js package ships with a command line tool used to send demonstration samples to AppSignal. Upon running it, it sends an error and performance sample to AppSignal from the user's machine.
This command line tool is useful when testing AppSignal on a system and validating the local configuration. It tests if the installation of AppSignal has succeeded and if the AppSignal agent is able to run on the machine's architecture and communicate with the AppSignal servers.
The same test is also run during installation using the
Read more about how to use the demonstration command on the Debugging page.
On the command line in your project run:
npx @appsignal/cli demo
To run it with a specific environment, Push API key or application name, see the CLI options.
npx @appsignal/cli demo --environment=production --api-key="<PUSH API KEY HERE>" --application="My app"
|Specify the Push API Key to use for the app. Config option |
|The name of the app to send the demo samples for. Config option |
|Set the environment to use in the command, e.g. |
If no options are specified the demo tool will use the environment variables of config options if present.