Custom SD is available via the file_sd adapter, which can be used to access SD mechanisms that are not
included in official Prometheus releases. The sd adapter outputs a file that can be passed via your
file_sd file. This will allow you to pass your targets to Prometheus for scraping without having
to use a static config.
This directory (
documentation/examples/custom-sd) contains an example custom service discovery implementation
as well as a file_sd adapter usage.
adapter-usage contains the
Discoverer implementation for a basic Consul
service discovery mechanism. It simply queries Consul for all it's known services (except Consul itself),
and sends them along with all the other service data as labels as a TargetGroup.
adapter directory contains the adapter code you will want to import and pass your
To use file_sd adapter you must implement a
adapter-usage/main.go replace the example
SD config and create an instance of your SD implementation to pass to the
NewAdapter. See the
Note: comments for the structs and