Health Checks

The Convox deployment process depends on application Health Checks to determine success.

If the Process exposes a port is it considered healthy after it passes a certain number of HTTP health checks.

Definition

services:
  web:
  health:
    grace: 5
    interval: 5
    path: /health
    timeout: 3

Options

Label Notes
grace The amount of time to wait for a service to boot before beginning health checks.
interval The amount of time between health checks (default 5 seconds).
path The HTTP endpoint the load balancer will use to determine the application's health.
timeout The time in seconds after which no response means a failed health check (defaults to interval minus 1).

Common Failures

See also