Loosing API Annotations after restarting Grafana deployment with database

  • What Grafana version and what operating system are you using?


  • What are you trying to achieve?

Persist annotations in a successful connected RDS MySQL

  • How are you trying to achieve it?

I created an annotation via grafana API and it shows in the database under annotations table.

  • What happened?

Whenever I restart the grafana deployment, I loose the annotation.

  • What did you expect to happen?

I expected for the annotation to persist in the database.

  • Can you copy/paste the configuration(s) that you are having problems with?

max_age: 0
max_annotations_to_keep: 0
max_age: 0
max_annotations_to_keep: 0

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

Getting this at the restart of the deployment:
msg=“Connecting to DB” dbtype=mysql
msg=“Starting DB migrations”
msg=“migrations completed” performed=0 skipped=484 duration=839.6µs

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