Input Plugin Overview

Fluentd has 6 types of plugins: Input, Parser, Filter, Output, Formatter and Buffer. This article gives an overview of Input Plugin.

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Overview

Input plugins extend Fluentd to retrieve and pull event logs from external sources. An input plugin typically creates a thread socket and a listen socket. It can also be written to periodically pull data from data sources.

List of Input Plugins

Other Input Plugins

Please refer to this list of available plugins to find out about other Input plugins.

Last updated: 2014-12-12 18:44:49 UTC

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