Nginx remote access_log file
r at roze.lv
Tue Aug 16 17:06:42 UTC 2016
> How can i store the accsess_log Nginx file in the second machine ?
> Or how can i set the a Logstash remote input file ?
> Should I user an other tool like logsatsh-forwarder ?
You can just write the nginx access log via syslog directly to logstash (or
if you don't want that nginx writes something over network pretty much all
syslog daemons (syslog-ng, rsyslog etc) support of reading local files and
piping them to a remote listener).
A generic example:
1. define the input (to whatever port you prefer) in logstash config:
port => 5000
type => syslog
2. point the nginx log to it:
(more details about tagging the messages etc in
More information about the nginx