# Start Zipkin locally
$ docker run -d -p 9411:9411 openzipkin/zipkin
$ export DOCKER_IP=`docker-machine ip $(docker-machine active)`
$ cd $GOPATH/src

# Grab a simple, self-contained OpenTracing example
$ go get
$ cd
$ go run ./trivial.go $DOCKER_IP

# Visualize the tracing instrumentation in Zipkin by
# clicking on "Find Traces" in the UI.
$ open http://$DOCKER_IP:9411/

# Read the source!
$ vim trivial.go
February 2018: OpenTracing Project Update

A vendor-neutral open standard for distributed tracing.

Libraries available in 9 languages

Go, JavaScript, Java, Python, Ruby, PHP, Objective-C, C++, C#

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