[openstack-dev] [kolla] Heka v ELK stack logistics

Eric LEMOINE elemoine at mirantis.com
Mon Jan 18 08:59:26 UTC 2016

On Fri, Jan 15, 2016 at 2:40 PM, Michał Jastrzębski <inc007 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Yeah that's true. We did all of openstack systems but we didn't
> implement infra around yet. I'd guess most of services can log either
> to stdout or file, and both sources should be accessible by heka.
> Also, I'd be surprised if heka wouldn't have syslog driver?

Heka's UdpInput plugin supports Unix datagram sockets [*], so this
plugin can possibly be used for reading from /dev/log.  This is
something I'll be testing soon.

[*] <https://github.com/mozilla-services/heka/commit/dd3db14bea8d4a222cb13969fe5ae9861219ef75>

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