Automatic Instrumentation Configuration
This module is highly configurable by setting environment variables. Many aspects of the auto instrumentation’s behavior can be configured for your needs, such as resource detectors, exporters, trace context propagation headers, and more.
SDK and exporter configuration
SDK and exporter configuration can be set using environment variables. More information can be found here.
SDK resource detector configuration
By default, the module will enable all SDK resource detectors. You can use the
OTEL_NODE_RESOURCE_DETECTORS environment variable to enable only certain
detectors, or completely disable them:
all- enables all resource detectors
none- disables resource detection
For example, to only enable the
host detectors, you can set:
Last modified May 22, 2023: Update OTel specification, drop workarounds, fix links (#2724) (b887c64)