How to tail -f Ruby on Rails application logs on dokku server

This minipost contains the easy command to tail -f your production application logs on a dokku server.

In order to access your production logs on dokku server for a Ruby on Rails application, connect with ssh to your dokku server:

$ ssh deploy@<ubuntu-server-ip-address>

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And then tail your production logs with:

$ dokku logs appname -t

(Change appname with your application name on dokku server)

You will now be able to see your application logs in your console.

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