Flume agent


Flume channel op 1
In this post, we will discuss about flume agent configuration and setup for collecting data from an output of a command line tool into a flat file. We will use Exec Source type, File Channel and File Roll sink type in configuration of our agent. Lets name our agent as […]

Flume Agent – Collect Data From Command to a Flat ...


flume.log 2
As discussed in previous post, we will discuss in detail about the properties in flume agent configuration properties. For ease of understanding, we will consider the same flume.conf file created in our previous post. Flume agent configuration file flume.conf resembles a Java property file format with hierarchical property settings. Here the […]

Flume Agent Configuration


Stop Agent 3
In this post, we will discuss about setting up of simple flume agent using Netcat as source and Console as sink. In this example of single-node Flume deployment, we create a Netcat source which listens on a port (localhost:44444) for network connections and logger sink type to log network traffic to console. […]

Flume Agent Setup – Netcat Source, Console Sink