The following tutorials demonstrate the different ways you can interact with Pixie's observability platform.
All three interfaces execute PxL scripts.
Scripts are written using the Pixie Language (PxL). PxL is a DSL that follows the API of the the popular Python data processing library Pandas. All PxL is valid Python.
PxL scripts can both:
Pixie provides many open source scripts, which appear under the
px/ namespace in Pixie's Live UI and CLI.
These community scripts enable the developer community with a broad repository of use-case specific scripts out of the box. Over time, we hope this grows into a community driven knowledge base of tools to observe, debug, secure and manage applications.
To use Pixie for a specific use case, check one of the following tutorials: