Grafana Alloy is the new name for our distribution of the OTel collector. Grafana Agent has been deprecated and is in Long-Term Support (LTS) through October 31, 2025. Grafana Agent will reach an End-of-Life (EOL) on November 1, 2025. Read more about why we recommend migrating to Grafana Alloy.

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nonsensitive converts a secret value back into a string.

WARNING: Only use nonsensitive when you are positive that the value being converted back to a string is not a sensitive value.

Strings resulting from calls to nonsensitive will be displayed in plaintext in the UI and internal API calls.


// Assuming `sensitive_value` is a secret:

> sensitive_value
> nonsensitive(sensitive_value)
"Hello, world!"