# Logging

The MassTransit framework has fully adopted the Microsoft.Extensions.Logging (opens new window) framework. So, it will use whatever logging configuration is already in your container.

# Examples

# Basic Configuration

By integrating with Microsoft.Extensions.Logging the basic configuration is no configuration. 🎉 When you run a project using the HostBuilder features of .Net you will get a basic logging experience right out of the box.

# Serilog

At MassTransit, we are big fans of Serilog (opens new window) and use this default configuration as a starting point in most projects.

dotnet add package Serilog.Extensions.Hosting
dotnet add package Serilog
dotnet add package Serilog.Sinks.Console
public static IHostBuilder CreateHostBuilder(string[] args)
    return Host.CreateDefaultBuilder(args)
        .UseSerilog((host, log) =>
            if (host.HostingEnvironment.IsProduction())

            log.MinimumLevel.Override("Microsoft", LogEventLevel.Warning);
            log.MinimumLevel.Override("Quartz", LogEventLevel.Information);
        .ConfigureWebHostDefaults(webBuilder =>