Understanding Alerts and Webhook Destinations in OpenObserve API
TLDR Mik inquired about alerts and their triggers and destination in the OpenObserve API. Ashish confirmed that other destinations are supported, showed how to verify when alerts are triggered, and discussed the variables currently available in the alert's template.
Oct 05, 2023 (2 months ago)
• How do I know if the alert that I've created is being triggered?
Could you please point me to the Alert manager logs, I can't locate it
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Discussion on Real-Time Alerts and Conditions
Jurgen wanted alerts for instance value changes in metrics. Prabhat recommended using external tools as OpenObserve currently lacks this functionality. Ashish confirmed the lack of complete data in alerts and promised potential enhancement in OpenObserve.
Erroneous Triggering of Alarm in 0.5.1
Chris expressed experiencing occasional erroneous alerts trigger on a specific stream query. Ashish suggested the issue might be linked to a known duplicates bug. Uncertain, Chris decided to monitor the issue further and report if it persists.
Issue with Alerts on Metric "testing" not Triggering
Mark encountered an issue with alert creation on "testing" metric, and Ashish identified a bug, which was fixed in the released version v0.4.2.
Understanding and Integrating with OpenObserve
刘希晨 sought clarification on the difference between ZincSearch, ZincObserve, and OpenObserve. Prabhat responded and actively engaged in a long discussion regarding an integration for 刘希晨's microservice framework. Hengfei shared that the issue 刘希晨 faced with traces upload was acknowledged and fixed.
Vector Crashes with Timeouts during ZO Ingestion
Gaby experienced Vector crashes and timeouts during ZO ingestion. Prabhat suggested disabling alerts, and Gaby found better performance without alerts and by adjusting batch and buffer settings.