How to Install LogPaste on Your Synology NAS

How to Install LogPaste on Your Synology NAS

LogPaste is a minimalist web service for uploading and sharing log files with whoever you want. In this step by step guide I will show you how to install LogPaste on your Synology NAS using Docker.

Note: This guide works perfectly with the latest LogPaste 0.2.25 release.

  • STEP 1

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  • STEP 2

Make sure you have a synology.me Wildcard Certificate. Follow my guide to get a Wildcard Certificate. If you already have a synology.me Wildcard certificate, skip this STEP.

  • STEP 3

Go to Control Panel / Login Portal / Advanced Tab / click Reverse Proxy. Follow the instructions in the image below.

LogPaste Synology NAS Set up 1

  • STEP 4

Now click the “Create” button. Follow the instructions in the image below.

LogPaste Synology NAS Set up 2

  • STEP 5

After you click the Create button, the window below will open. Follow the instructions in the image below.

On the General area, set the Reverse Proxy Name description: type in LogPaste. After that, add the following instructions:

Source:
Protocol: HTTPS
Hostname: log.yourname.synology.me
Port: 443

Destination:
Protocol: HTTP
Hostname: localhost
Port: 3330

LogPaste Synology NAS Set up 3

  • STEP 6

Go to Control Panel / Network / Connectivity / Check Enable HTTP/2 then click Apply. Follow the instructions in the image below.

LogPaste Synology NAS Set up 4

  • STEP 7

Go to File Station and open the docker folder. Inside the docker folder, create one new folder and name it logpaste. Follow the instructions in the image below.
Note: Be careful to enter only lowercase, not uppercase letters.

LogPaste Synology NAS Set up 5

  • STEP 8

Go to Control Panel / Task Scheduler / Create / Scheduled Task / User-defined script. Follow the instructions in the image below.

LogPaste Synology NAS Set up 6

  • STEP 9

Once you click on User-defined script, a new window will open. Follow the instructions below:

  1. General: In the Task field type in Install LogPaste. Uncheck the “Enabled” option. Select root User.
  2. Schedule: Select Run on the following date then select “Do not repeat“.
  3. Task Settings: Check “Send run details by email“, add your email then copy paste the code below in the Run command area. After that, click OK.
docker run -d --name=logpaste \
-p 3330:3330 \
-e PORT=3330 \
-e SITE_DARK_MODE=true \
-e SITE_TITLE=mariushosting \
-v /volume1/docker/logpaste:/app/data \
--restart always \
mtlynch/logpaste

Note: Before you paste the code above in the Run command area, change the value for SITE_TITLE and add your own title. mariushosting is an example for a title. You have to insert your own title.

LogPaste Synology NAS Set up 7

  • STEP 10

After you click OK on STEP 9 a new warning pop up window will open. Click OK.

LogPaste Synology NAS Set up 8

  • STEP 11

After you click OK on STEP 10, select your “Install LogPaste” Task then click the “Run” tab. You will be asked to run Install LogPaste – click Yes. Follow the instructions in the image below.

LogPaste Synology NAS Set up 9

  • STEP 12

Go back to STEP 1 or you will deal with karma 🙂

  • STEP 13

Now open your browser and type in your HTTPS/SSL certificate like this https://log.yourname.synology.me In my case it’s https://log.mariushosting.synology.me add your own text log then click Upload. Follow the instructions in the image below.

LogPaste Synology NAS Set up 10

  • STEP 14

After you click upload on STEP 13, your Shareable link will be ready. Click on it. Follow the instructions in the image below.

LogPaste Synology NAS Set up 11

Enjoy LogPaste!

LogPaste Synology NAS Set up 12

Note: Can I run Docker on my Synology NAS? See the supported models.
Note: Find out how to update the LogPaste container with the latest image.
Note: How to Free Disk Space on Your NAS if You Run Docker.
Note: How to Schedule Start & Stop For Docker Containers.
Note: How to Activate Email Notifications.
Note: How to Add Access Control Profile on Your NAS.
Note: How to Change Docker Containers Restart Policy.
Note: How to Use Docker Containers With VPN.
Note: Convert Docker Run Into Docker Compose.
Note: How to Clean Docker.
Note: Some Docker Containers Need WebSocket.

This post was updated on Thursday / May 5th, 2022 at 12:29 PM