Documentation forSolarWinds Observability

Uninstall the Python Library

Follow the instructions to uninstall the Python Library on the host system.

Remove SDK usage

Remove all references to the OpenTelemetry API/SDK and the SolarWinds Observability Python Library SDK from your application code.

Uninstall the library

  1. Save the solarwinds-apm-config.json config file in a safe location to retain the Python Library configuration for future re-installation.

  2. Remove any environment variables that were set as part of the Python Library configuration.

  3. Uninstall any bootstrapped OpenTelemetry instrumentation libraries using the following command:

    opentelemetry-bootstrap --action=requirements | xargs pip uninstall -y
  4. Uninstall Python Library using the following command:

    pip uninstall solarwinds-apm