Bug 1459431 - Add pos_file parameter to the in_tail plugin for engine.log records
Add pos_file parameter to the in_tail plugin for engine.log records
Product: ovirt-engine-metrics
Classification: oVirt
Component: Generic (Show other bugs)
Unspecified Unspecified
unspecified Severity medium
: ovirt-4.1.4
: 1.0.5
Assigned To: Shirly Radco
Lukas Svaty
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Blocks: oVirt-Metrics-and-Logs 1468892
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Reported: 2017-06-07 03:01 EDT by Shirly Radco
Modified: 2017-07-28 10:14 EDT (History)
4 users (show)

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oVirt Team: Metrics
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rule-engine: ovirt‑4.1+
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oVirt gerrit 77906 master MERGED fluentd: add pos_file to engine.log 2017-07-06 03:46 EDT

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Description Shirly Radco 2017-06-07 03:01:12 EDT
Description of problem:
in_tail plugin that tails the engine.log records requires additional parameter, pos_file. Fluentd will record the position it last read into the file in the specified path.

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1. Setup openshift+logging
2. Install engine and deploy the metrics ansible script
3. Check the file exists at /var/log/fluentd/ovirt-engine.log.pos
Comment 1 Lukas Svaty 2017-07-18 12:21:42 EDT
[root@ls-engine1 ~]# cat /var/lib/ovirt-fluentd/pos-files/ovirt-engine.log.pos
/var/log/ovirt-engine/engine.log	00000000008036cd	000000000129dbf6

verified in ovirt-engine-metrics-1.0.5-1.el7ev.noarch

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