Python Agent

Released on: 
Friday, October 11, 2013 - 22:13
End of Life

The end-of-life date for this agent version is July 29, 2019. To update to the latest agent version, see Update the agent. For more information, see End-of-life policy.


This release of the Python agent is a hot fix version to address a Celery instrumentation issue introduced with version

The agent can be installed using easy_install/pip/distribute via the Python Package Index or can be downloaded directory from our download site.

For a list of known issues with the Python agent see our online help article on the status of the Python agent.

Bug fixes/Improvements:

  • Fixed bug with Celery instrumentation introduced with version of the agent. The bug was causing a Python exception to be raised when the instrumentation was trying to derive the task name to use as the name of the background task.