Fair points. I've added some high-level clarifications on logs, events, spans, and traces to my post. I also have a follow-up post focusing on just that, which I've now linked to in my post.

As far as I know, there is no single open source tool which provides an all-encompasing o11y solution. Unless I'm mistaken. If there is such a tool, I'm happy to reference it in the post.


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