Sentry Docker Install

In Docker, provide the. Use the new DSN in your SDK configuration. To test this, you can send a message with sentry-cli (installation instructions): Shell. After Successfully installing Sentry, you need to run, if not done yet already the user creation. Run the following command to create one yourself: docker-compose run -rm web createuser Btw., a nice trick to generate passwords on the command line is openssl rand -base64 32. Bad software is everywhere, and we're tired of it. Sentry is on a mission to help developers write better software faster, so we can get back to enjoying technology. If you want to join us Check out our open positions. Sentry-python - Sentry SDK for Python. This is the next line of the Python SDK for Sentry, intended to replace the raven. How to setup a full Sentry instance. Start a Redis container. $ docker run -d -name sentry-redis redis. Start a Postgres container. $ docker run -d -name sentry-postgres -e POSTGRESPASSWORD=secret -e POSTGRESUSER=sentry postgres. Generate a new secret key to be shared by all sentry containers. This value will then be used as the SENTRY.

Docker Install Ubuntu

REMARK: Sentry now has a docker-compose to use

If you want to use Sentry on your server with your custom domain then it is quite easy. Main setup will have:

  • nginx for reverse proxy: requests coming to will be redirected to sentry application runnning in docker.
  • docker for deploying sentry
  • ubuntu 18.04 or 16.04 server (mine was 18:04 from but DigitalOcean or Vultr all works).
  • a domain or possibly subdomain which is already redirecting to our server ip. can check details from
  • letsencrypt for ssl
Install sentry docker composeInstall

On Ubuntu 18:04 server, start with installing docker (can skip if you’ve installed):

Sentry Docker Install

Docker install ubuntu

Install nginx

Sentry Docker Install Plugins

Letsencyrpt for SSL (When certbot asks for nginx settings it doesn’t matter if you choose 1 or 2. We will update the nginx setting files afterwards):

Before moving forward be aware docker messes with the iptables and makes using ufw tricky. What does this mean? Simply when you use docker and expose a port to the server (can be used for any reason) docker doesn’t care about ufw. Therefore make sure you are not exposing the port globally but only localhost.

Restart docker and ufw (allow ssh-http-https as shown above).

Setup sentry using docker in these order. Migrating take some time.

keep the generated secret_key to use in the next steps.

If you were not asked for the superuser while upgrading database then create a new one:

Go to $ cd /etc/nginx/sites-enabled/ and remove the default setting file if its there with $ rm default. Add the nginx file to that folder with any name. $ nano sentry

Restart nginx or reload the settings $ sudo service nginx restart

Sentry Docker Howto

Go to your domain on and can login there with the user created at the last step.


Fix default url if its wrong.


Docker-compose Install

Create a new organization (was Test for me and it will take you to the homepage).