Outcold Solutions LLC

Monitoring Docker - Upgrade from version 2 to 3

1. Upgrade collector

Upgrade collector in your configuration (compose file or any other way you deploy collector) to latest version outcoldsolutions/collectorfordocker:3.0.94.180730.

Starting from version 3.0 we require you to accept license agreement before you will be able to launch collector.

If you are configuring collectorfordocker container with environment variables you can add

--env "COLLECTOR__EULA=general__acceptEULA=true"

If you are configuring collector with collector.conf you need to accept EULA in the configuration file by changing

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# Please review EULA https://www.outcoldsolutions.com/docs/license-agreement/
# and accept eula by uncommenting this code and changing value to *true*
; acceptEULA = false

to

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[general]

# Please review EULA https://www.outcoldsolutions.com/docs/license-agreement/
# and accept eula by uncommenting this code and changing value to *true*
acceptEULA = true

All other new configurations will work out of the box. You can deploy collectorfordocker now on your cluster.

2. Upgrade application

Download version 3.0 from SplunkBase and upgrade it in Splunk. Or perform in-place upgrade if you downloaded our application from the app browser in Splunk.


About Outcold Solutions

Outcold Solutions provides solutions for monitoring Kubernetes, OpenShift and Docker clusters in Splunk Enterprise and Splunk Cloud. We offer certified Splunk applications, which gives you insights across all containers environments. We are helping businesses reduce complexity related to logging and monitoring by providing easy-to-use and deploy solutions for Linux and Windows containers. We deliver applications, which helps developers monitor their applications and operators to keep their clusters healthy. With the power of Splunk Enterprise and Splunk Cloud, we offer one solution to help you keep all the metrics and logs in one place, allowing you to quickly address complex questions on container performance.