- Grab the profiling token from Monitoring > Requests Profiles admin page (highlighted in a blue in the image below).
- Pass the header
X-Profile-Token: <token>to the request you want to profile. You can use:
- Browser extensions. For example, ModHeader Chrome extension.
curl. For example,
curl --header 'X-Profile-Token: <token>' https://gitlab.example.com/group/project.
- Once request is finished (which will take a little longer than usual), you can view the profiling output from Monitoring > Requests Profiles admin page.
Profiling output will be cleared out every day via a Sidekiq worker.