The Vultr datasource retrieves basic configuration values from the locally accessible metadata service. All data is served over HTTP from the address The endpoints are documented in the metadata service documentation.


Vultr’s datasource can be configured as follows:

    url: ''
    retries: 3
    timeout: 2
    wait: 2
  • url: The URL used to acquire the metadata configuration.

  • retries: Determines the number of times to attempt to connect to the metadata service.

  • timeout: Determines the timeout (in seconds) to wait for a response from the metadata service.

  • wait: Determines the timeout (in seconds) to wait before retrying after accessible failure.