Instrument your Ruby app using openTelemetry and export traces to Aspecto's collector.

Install Opentelemetry SDK and instrumentations

gem install opentelemetry-sdk
gem install opentelemetry-exporter-otlp
gem install opentelemetry-instrumentation-all

Initialize Opentelemetry

Add a rails initializer file opentelemetry.rb under config/initializers with the content:

require 'opentelemetry/sdk'
require 'opentelemetry/exporter/otlp'
require 'opentelemetry/instrumentation/all'
OpenTelemetry::SDK.configure do |c |
c.service_name = '#{YOUR_SERVICE_NAME}'
c.use_all() # enables all instrumentation!
c.add_span_processor( '', headers: {
'Authorization' => '#{YOUR_ASPECTO_TOKEN}'

You need to substitute the values #{YOUR_SERVICE_NAME} with the name of your service, and #{YOUR_ASPECTO_TOKEN} with a token you can find here