Matthew Newton mcn4 at leicester.ac.uk
Thu Feb 19 12:56:52 CET 2015

On Wed, Feb 18, 2015 at 02:32:51PM -0500, Arran Cudbard-Bell wrote:
> > On 18 Feb 2015, at 05:45, Matthew Newton <mcn4 at LEICESTER.AC.UK> wrote:
> >
> > The other evening I wrote a logstash config to read and process
> > detail files, which seems to work well. I'm planning to tidy it up
> > and bundle it with a kibana dashboard and elasticsearch mapping
> > for inclusion.
> Similar functionality to splunk, though i'm not sure splunk can
> output graphs, and it's not free of course.

Splunk can do graphs. It's also IME hideously expensive for any sort
of production traffic.

> > The logstash config will then allow use of the graphite output of
> > course, rather than feeding into elasticsearch.
> > 
> > That said, an rlm_graphite might be useful for those who want to
> > purely make graphs, without the cool log processing side that
> > elasticsearch gives you as well.
> It would also be considerably faster. Don't suppose you want to
> contribute that config? :)

Yes, I'm doing it for contribution. Just needs tidying up first;
shouldn't take long.



Matthew Newton, Ph.D. <mcn4 at le.ac.uk>

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