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The Python Agent for Apache SkyWalking, which provides the native tracing/metrics/logging/profiling abilities for Python projects.

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SkyWalking Python Agent

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SkyWalking-Python: The Python Agent for Apache SkyWalking provides the native tracing/metrics/logging/profiling abilities for Python projects.

SkyWalking: Application performance monitor tool for distributed systems, especially designed for microservices, cloud native and container-based (Kubernetes) architectures.

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Reporter Supported? Details
Trace ✅ (default: ON) Automatic instrumentation + Manual SDK
Log ✅ (default: ON) Direct reporter only. (Tracing context in log planned)
Meter ✅ (default: ON) Meter API + Automatic PVM metrics
Event ❌ (Planned) Report lifecycle events of your awesome Python application
Profiling ✅ (default: ON) Threading and Greenlet Profiler

Installation Requirements

SkyWalking Python Agent requires Apache SkyWalking 8.0+ and Python 3.7+.

If you would like to try out the latest features that are not released yet, please refer to this guide to build from sources.

Live Demo

  • Find the live demo with Python agent on our website.
  • Follow the showcase to set up preview deployment quickly.


Before submitting a pull request or pushing a commit, please read our contributing and developer guide.

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