temboard configuration

The configuraton file

The configuration file temboard.conf is formated using INI format. Configuration parameters are distributed under sections: - [temboard]: this is the main section grouping core parameters; - [repository]: connexion parameters to the repository; - [logging]: how and where to log;


  • port: port number that temboard will listen on. Default: 8888;
  • address: IP v4 address that temboard will listen on. Default: (all);
  • ssl_cert_file: Path to SSL certificate file (.pem). Default: /etc/temboard/ssl/temboard_CHANGEME.pem;
  • ssl_key_file: Path to SSL private key file. Default: /etc/temboard/ssl/temboard_CHANGEME.key;
  • ssl_ca_cert_file: File where to store each agent's SSL certificate. Default: /etc/temboard/ssl/temboard_ca_certs_CHANGEME.pem;
  • cookie_secret: Secret key used to crypt cookie content. Default: SECRETKEYTOBECHANGED;
  • plugins: Array of plugin name to load. Default: ["monitoring", "dashboard", "pgconf", "activity", "maintenance"];


  • host: Repository host name or address. Default: localhost;
  • port: Repository port number. Default: 5432;
  • user: Connection user. Default: temboard;
  • password: User password. Default: None;
  • dbname: Database name. Default: temboard;


  • method: Method used to send the logs: stderr, syslog or file. Default: syslog;
  • facility: Syslog facility. Default: local0;
  • destination: Path to the log file. Default: /dev/log;
  • level: Log level, can be set to DEBUG, INFO, WARNING, ERROR or CRITICAL. Default: INFO.