Google.Cloud.Logging.V2 is a.NET client library for the Stackdriver Logging API.
This documentation is for version
2.3.0-beta01 of the library.
Some samples may not work with other versions.
Google.Cloud.Logging.V2 package from NuGet. Add it to
your project in the normal way (for example by right-clicking on the
project in Visual Studio and choosing "Manage NuGet Packages...").
Please ensure you enable pre-release packages (for example, in the
Visual Studio NuGet user interface, check the "Include prerelease"
box). Some of the following samples might only work with the latest
pre-release version (
If you wish to use the log4net integration, install the
Google.Cloud.Logging.Log4Net package in the same way.
When running on Google Cloud Platform, no action needs to be taken to authenticate.
Otherwise, the simplest way of authenticating your API calls is to
download a service account JSON file then set the
GOOGLE_APPLICATION_CREDENTIALS environment variable to refer to it.
The credentials will automatically be used to authenticate. See the Getting Started With
Authentication guide for more details.
Support from third party libraries
Raw RPC API
If required, this package provides a low-level abstraciton over the raw RPC API.
All operations are performed through the following client classes:
Create a client instance by calling the static
Create method, optionally
specifying an end-point or channel and settings.