This backend SDK requires one of the Highlight frontend SDKs to be installed, so please make sure you've followed the fullstack mapping guide first.
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highlight.Start starts a goroutine for recording and sending backend errors. Setting your project id lets Highlight record errors for background tasks and processes that aren't associated with a frontend session.
highlight.NewGraphqlTracer provides a middleware you can add to your GraphQL handler to automatically record and send GraphQL resolver errors to Highlight. Calling
.WithRequestFieldLogging() will also emit highlight logs for each graphql operation, giving you a wayto search across all graphql requests to your backend.
If you want to explicitly send an error to Highlight, you can use the
Now that you've set up the Middleware, verify that the backend error handling works by consuming an error from your handler. This is as easy as having a route handler return an error.
Start sending logs to Highlight! Follow the logging setup guide to get started.