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How to integrate Fluentd locally‚Äč

  1. Append this to your td-agent.conf .
  2. For the path you will have to create a log.json file in the directory and write some sample logs in it.
  3. You can run the command tail -f /var/log/td-agent/td-agent.log
  4. Make sure the ES Version in server.yaml matches the version of ES Fluentd plugin version.
@type tail
format json
read_from_head true
path /home/username/sigscalr/log.json # this is the path of all log files generated by genevents
pos_file /var/log/td-agent/httpd-access.log.pos
tag hyperion

<match hyperion>
@type elasticsearch
host localhost
port 8081
path /elastic
flush_mode interval
flush_interval 1s # for test purpose