Docker Events

The docker events input plugin uses the docker API to capture server events. A complete list of possible events returned by this plugin can be found here

Configuration Parameters

This plugin supports the following configuration parameters:

Key

Description

Default

Unix_Path

The docker socket unix path

/var/run/docker.sock

Buffer_Size

The size of the buffer used to read docker events (in bytes)

8192

Parser

Specify the name of a parser to interpret the entry as a structured message.

None

Key

When a message is unstructured (no parser applied), it's appended as a string under the key name message.

message

Command Line

$ fluent-bit -i docker_events -o stdout

Configuration File

In your main configuration file append the following Input & Output sections:

[INPUT]
Name docker_events
[OUTPUT]
Name stdout
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