Fluentd UI

‚Äčfluentd-ui is a browser-based fluentd and td-agent manager that supports the following operations:

  • Install, uninstall, and upgrade Fluentd plugins

  • Start/stop/restart fluentd process

  • Configure Fluentd settings such as config file, pid file path, etc.

  • View Fluentd log with simple error viewer

fluentd-ui does not work with fluentd v1 and td-agent 3 does not include it. This content is for v0.12 for now.

Getting Started

For td-agent, you can start it by td-agent-ui start like this:

$ sudo /usr/sbin/td-agent-ui start
Puma 2.9.2 starting...
* Min threads: 0, max threads: 16
* Environment: production
* Listening on tcp://0.0.0.0:9292

For fluentd gem installation, install fluentd-ui via gem command:

$ gem install -V fluentd-ui
$ fluentd-ui start
Puma 2.9.2 starting...
* Min threads: 0, max threads: 16
* Environment: production
* Listening on tcp://0.0.0.0:9292

Then, open http://localhost:9292/ in your browser.

The default account credentials are:

  • username="admin"

  • password="changeme"

Fluentd UI

Screenshots

(v0.3.9)

Dashboard

Fluentd UI: Dashboard

Setting

Fluentd UI: Settings

in_tail setting

Fluentd UI: `in_tail` Settings

Plugin

Plugin

If this article is incorrect or outdated, or omits critical information, please let us know. Fluentd is an open-source project under Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF). All components are available under the Apache 2 License.