This might be a too simple question for someone. How can I get a line break in my .log file by using Mage::log()? Whatever I pass to log() it treats as a string. Any help would be appreciated.

2 Answers 2


Just pass a Linux line break with double quotes


Or if you are dumping an array, use a print method

print_r($array, true);
  • Thanks a lot. It worked perfectly. And +1 for the quick response.
    – Sukeshini
    Nov 5, 2014 at 9:39
  • I tried \n but it does not work.
    – Black
    Jun 17, 2018 at 13:54

Instead of "\n" you can just use


So you could type something like:


  • This should be the accepted answer!
    – Black
    Jun 17, 2018 at 13:55

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