API Reference@grafana/runtime › DataSourceSrv

DataSourceSrv interface

This is the entry point for communicating with a datasource that is added as a plugin (both external and internal). Via this service you will get access to the DataSourceApi that have a rich API for communicating with the datasource.

Signature

export interface DataSourceSrv 

Import

import { DataSourceSrv } from '@grafana/runtime';

Methods

Method Description
get(name, scopedVars)
getDataSourceSettingsByUid(uid) Returns metadata based on UID.

get method

Signature

get(name?: string, scopedVars?: ScopedVars): Promise<DataSourceApi>;

Parameters

Parameter Type Description
name string name of the datasource plugin you want to use.
scopedVars ScopedVars variables used to interpolate a templated passed as name.

Returns:

Promise<DataSourceApi>

getDataSourceSettingsByUid method

Returns metadata based on UID.

Signature

getDataSourceSettingsByUid(uid: string): DataSourceInstanceSettings | undefined;

Parameters

Parameter Type Description
uid string

Returns:

DataSourceInstanceSettings | undefined