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Metrics Basic Authentication

  • Environmental Variable: METRICS_BASIC_AUTH
  • Config File Key: metrics_basic_auth
  • Kubernetes: not supported
  • Type: base64 encoded string of username:password
  • Example: eDp5 (for username: x, and password: y)
  • Optional

Require Basic HTTP Authentication to access the metrics endpoint.

To support this in Prometheus, consult the basic_auth option in the scrape_config documentation.