Generate GIF from Dashboards

You can generate a gif image of your favorite Grafana dashbords now, using the following commands:

  1. Download wizzy and initialize the directory with git as specified in the instructions. Instructions are here - Installation

  2. Set Grafana properties if not set already:

    $ wizzy set grafana url http://localhost:3000
    $ wizzy set grafana username admin
    $ wizzy set grafana password password
    
  3. Set Clip properties if not set already:

    $ wizzy set clip render_height 600
    $ wizzy set clip render_width 800
    $ wizzy set clip render_timeout 60
    $ wizzy set clip canvas_height 600
    $ wizzy set clip canvas_width 800
    $ wizzy set clip delay 2000
    
  4. Create a dashboard list:

    $ wizzy create dash-list my-first-list
    $ wizzy add to-dash-list my-first-list dashboard-1
    $ wizzy add to-dash-list my-first-list dashboard-2
    $ wizzy add to-dash-list my-first-list dashboard-3
    $ wizzy add to-dash-list my-first-list dashboard-4
    $ wizzy add to-dash-list my-first-list dashboard-5
    $ wizzy add to-dash-list my-first-list dashboard-6
    
  5. Use clip command to create the gif in clips directory:

    $ wizzy clip dash-list my-first-list
    

Check your clips directory now. You should see my-first-list.gif.