Better Stack Traefik logging

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What you would like to collect from your Traefik?

Collect logs & metrics

Collect logs and metrics from your Traefik using Vector.

1. Expose metrics from Traefik

Add metrics entrypoint to your traefik.yaml configuration file.

Add metrics entrypoint to your traefik.yaml
entryPoints:
  metrics:
    address: ":8082"
Restart Traefik
traefik --configFile=traefik.yaml

2. Set up Vector

Select your platform:

Ubuntu • Debian

Install and configure Vector on Ubuntu or Debian:

Set up Vector
curl -sSL https://logs.betterstack.com/setup-vector/traefik_with_metrics/$SOURCE_TOKEN \
  -o /tmp/setup-vector.sh && \
  bash /tmp/setup-vector.sh

Curious about what the script does?

  • Installs Vector using official package.
  • Configures Vector for your Better Stack source.
  • Enables and restarts Vector.

The script will ask for confirmation before making any changes.

You should see your logs in Better Stack → Live tail.

Collect only logs

Collect logs from your Traefik using Vector.

Select your platform:

Ubuntu • Debian

Install and configure Vector on Ubuntu or Debian:

Set up Vector
curl -sSL https://logs.betterstack.com/setup-vector/traefik/$SOURCE_TOKEN \
  -o /tmp/setup-vector.sh && \
  bash /tmp/setup-vector.sh

Curious about what the script does?

  • Installs Vector using official package.
  • Configures Vector for your Better Stack source.
  • Enables and restarts Vector.

The script will ask for confirmation before making any changes.

You should see your logs in Better Stack → Live tail.

Need help?

Please let us know at hello@betterstack.com.
We're happy to help! 🙏