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  • Published Question

    Can I have multiple subdirectories on one Load Balancer pointing to various targets?

    Can I have a Load Balancer (configured as a reverse proxy) to handle multiple paths/subdirectories, for example: -> droplet:3000 -> app https://mydomai...
    Accepted Answer: Hi there, I believe that this is not yet doable with the Managed Load balancers. For layer 7 load balancing, you could use HAProxy. You can install it on a Droplet and configure it to your exact needs. Here is a very ...
    1 By TomSvestka Load Balancing
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    Can `doct apps` be used to connect to the live console of a component?

    doctl apps logs <app-id> -f is a great feature to live tail stdout/stderr from an app's component. Is there a way to connect to the live 'console' to a component, just as I can do on the 'Console' tab from the web int...
    1 By TomSvestka DigitalOcean API and CLI (doctl)
  • Published Question

    Can `doctl app logs` also show worker threads?

    I am able to display my web app's logs based on this article: with the following command: doctl app logs -f <app_id> -- it is great! However, thi...
    1 By TomSvestka DigitalOcean App Platform DigitalOcean API and CLI (doctl) Logging
  • Published Question

    Is there a managed load balancer with HTTPS support for DigitalOcean Kubernetes?

    It's easy to deploy a set of docker containers to DigitalOcean Kubernetes. It's fairly easy to add an NGINX Ingress load balancer to make it visible to the outside world. It's not that easy at all to configure HTTPS c...
    Accepted Answer: Hi there, I think that this should be doable with the DigitalOcean managed Load balancers, according to the documentation here (
    1 By TomSvestka DigitalOcean Managed Kubernetes Load Balancing Let's Encrypt
  • Published Question

    Is NodeJS App scaling possible?

    If I create a NodeJS DigitalOcean "App" ( on the third screen I am choosing the tier (1GB, 2GB, 4GB, ...). Is it possible to set up automatic scaling for my app? (I read that Di...
    1 By TomSvestka Node.js Scaling DigitalOcean App Platform
  • Published Question

    Do unauthorized pending connections count to managed MySQL's max_connections?

    As per the documentation ( DigitalOcean Managed MySQL databases allow 75 concurrent connections per each GB of memory. When the MySQL service is wid...
    1 By TomSvestka DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database Security
  • Published Question

    How are DigitalOcean Spaces charged when I overpass 250 GB of storage or 1 TB of transfer?

    DigitalOcean is clear on Spaces pricing: it costs a flat $5 as long as both are true: - Total size of all objects is less than 250 GB - Total monthly transfer is less than 1 TB I'd like to know, how much will I ge...
    Accepted Answer: Hello, The subscription includes 250 GiB of data storage (cumulative across all of your Spaces). Additional storage beyond this allotment is $0.02 per GiB. If you cancel your subscription by destroying all your Spaces...
    1 By TomSvestka DigitalOcean Spaces