Install/Use the OPC UA Datasource Plugin

  • What Grafana version and what operating system are you using?
    Enterprise (Free & unlicensed)v8.1.2 (103f8fa094)
    Windows 10 Enterprise 20H2

  • What are you trying to achieve?
    Install/Use the OPCUA DataSource Plugin

  • How are you trying to achieve it?
    Data Source Instructions.
    Unzipped the file to \GrafanaLabs\grafana\data\plugins.
    Used yarn install and yarn build, dont know where to use make build. Tried make build:

C:\Program Files\GrafanaLabs\grafana\data\plugins\opcua-datasource-main\backend>make build
‘make’ is not recognized as an internal or external command,
operable program or batch file.

Also tried it in \opcua-datasource-main

  • What happened?
    I can add the Plugin in Grafana and configure my datasource, but it’s unavailable when I try to save and test it.

  • Did you receive any errors in the Grafana UI or in related logs? If so, please tell us exactly what they were.
    Plugin Unavailable

  • Did you follow any online instructions? If so, what is the URL?
    See OPCUA Datasource

Hi @oerlmape

This plugin is not published on so it must be built from source. make is a GNU tool for Linux environments and hence I don’t think it will work for you. If you need to build a Grafana developer environment on Windows, then I would highly suggest this blog post on using WSL:

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