Service

The SERVICE defines the global behaviour of the Fluent Bit engine.

name

type

description

Daemon

Bool

If true go to background on start

Flush

Int

Interval to flush output (seconds)

Grace

Int

Wait time (seconds) on exit

HTTP_Listen

Str

Address to listen (e.g. 0.0.0.0)

HTTP_Port

Int

Port to listen (e.g. 8888)

HTTP_Server

Bool

If true enable statistics HTTP server

Log_File

Str

File to log diagnostic output

Log_Level

Str

Diagnostic level (error/warning/info/debug/trace)

Parsers_File

Str

Optional 'parsers' config file (can be multiple)

Plugins_File

Str

Optional 'plugins' config file (can be multiple)

Note that Parsers_File and Plugins_File are both relative to the directory the main config file is in.

Storage and Buffering Configuration

In addition to the properties listed in the table above, the Storage and Buffering options are extensively documented in the following section:

Configuration Example

[SERVICE]
Flush 1
Daemon Off
Config_Watch On
Parsers_File parsers.conf
Parsers_File custom_parsers.conf