Fluentd is an open source data collector for unified logging layer.
This module will monitor one or more
Fluentd servers, depending on your configuration. It gathers metrics from plugin
endpoint provided by in_monitor plugin.
fluentdwith enabled monitoring agent
It produces the following charts:
- Plugin Retry Count in
- Plugin Buffer Queue Length in
- Plugin Buffer Total Size in
go.d/fluentd.conf configuration file using
edit-config from the
Netdata config directory, which is typically at
url. Here is an example for 2 servers:
By default this module collects statistics for all plugins. Filter plugins syntax: simple patterns.
For all available options please see module configuration file.
To troubleshoot issues with the
fluentd collector, run the
go.d.plugin with the debug option enabled. The output
should give you clues as to why the collector isn't working.
First, navigate to your plugins directory, usually at
/usr/libexec/netdata/plugins.d/. If that's not the case on your
netdata.conf and look for the setting
plugins directory. Once you're in the plugin's directory, switch
You can now run the
go.d.plugin to debug the collector: