I am currently working in a Zend Framework 1 project. In the project we needed a sort of logging module, and Monolog was requested.

Now since I'm quite a beginner with PHP, I'd like to know if I'm doing this right. I feel like I'm missing the whole prospect of Monolog:

Custom Handler:


use Monolog\Logger;
use Monolog\Handler\AbstractProcessingHandler;

Class Default_Monolog_DBHandler extends AbstractProcessingHandler
    private $initialized = false;
    private $statement;

    public function __construct($level = Logger::DEBUG, $bubble = true)
        parent::__construct($level, $bubble);

    protected function write(array $record)
        $log = new \Log();

    public function addInfo($type, $message, $order_id)
        $identity = Zend_Auth::getInstance()->getIdentity();

        $record = array(
            'log'           => $message,
            'date_added'    => date('Y-m-d h:i:s'),
            'type'          => $type,
            'user_id'       => $identity->user_id,
            'order_id'      => $order_id



    public static function add(array $record)
        $instance = self::getInstance();
        return $instance->insert($record);

And in my controller I create a log like this:

$log = new Default_Monolog_DBHandler();
$log->addInfo('info', 'test', null);

Is this the right way to do?


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