Loki is a service running on the Platform that collects, aggregates, and stores logs. Loki is an open-source, centralized logging solution from Grafana Labs. The Grafana UI is used as the visualization interface for logs aggregated by Loki.

This page outlines how to log in to Grafana and select the Loki data source.

Before you begin

SOCKS proxy access is required.

Step-by-step guide

Step 1: Log in to VFS Grafana

Log in to VFS Grafana.

SOCKS proxy access is required. Use GitHub account for authorization. See image below.

Grafana Log in screen

Grafana Log in screen

Step 2: Go to Explore

Go to Explore using the little compass icon on the left-hand navigation.

Grafana Explore icon

Grafana Explore icon

Step 3: Select Loki data source

Select Loki data source for the respective application environment.

Loki application environments

Loki application environments