get_linking_metadata

For general information on how the Python agent API calls relate to each other, see the API guide.

get_linking_metadata()
Returns a dictionary of contextual data for use in log messages.

Requirements

Python agent version 5.4.0 or higher

Description

A dictionary of key/value pairs providing contextual information. This API can be used to add agent metadata for manual logging.

Return value(s)

Returns a dictionary.

Example(s)

import json
import newrelic.agent
log_message = {"message": "Hello World"}
context = newrelic.agent.get_linking_metadata()
log_message.update(context)
print(json.dumps(log_message))

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