Gotify agent alert notifications
Learn how to send alerts to your Gotify instance using Netdata's Agent alert notification feature, which supports dozens of endpoints, user roles, and more.
This file assumes you have read the Introduction to Agent alert notifications, detailing how the Netdata Agent's alert notification method works.
Gotify is a self-hosted push notification service created for sending and receiving messages in real time.
This is what you will get:
You will need:
- An application token. You can generate a new token in the Gotify Web UI.
- terminal access to the Agent you wish to configure
Configure Netdata to send alert notifications to Gotify
This file mentions editing configuration files.
- To edit configuration files in a safe way, we provide the
edit configscript located in your Netdata config directory (typically is
/etc/netdata) that creates the proper file and opens it in an editor automatically.
Note that to run the script you need to be inside your Netdata config directory.
It is recommended to use this way for configuring Netdata.
health_alarm_notify.conf, changes to this file do not require restarting Netdata:
GOTIFY_APP_TOKENto the app token you generated
GOTIFY_APP_URLto point to your Gotify instance, for example
An example of a working configuration would be:
Test the notification method
To test this alert refer to the "Testing Alert Notifications" section of the Agent alert notifications page.
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