out_file

The out_file formatter plugin outputs time, tag and json record separated by a delimiter.

time[delimiter]tag[delimiter]record\n

This format is a default format of out_file plugin.

Parameters

delimiter

type

default

version

string

"\t"(TAB)

0.14.0

Delimiter for each field. "SPACE"(' ') and "COMMA"(',') are supported.

output_tag

type

default

version

bool

true

0.14.0

Output tag field if true,

output_time

type

default

version

bool

true

0.14.0

Output time field if true,

time_type

type

default

version

enum

string

0.14.7

Overwrite default value in this plugin.

time_format

type

default

version

string

nil(iso8601)

0.14.7

Overwrite default value in this plugin.

Example

tag: app.event
time: 1362020400t
record: {"host":"192.168.0.1","size":777,"method":"PUT"}

This incoming event is formatted to:

2013-02-28T12:00:00+09:00\tapp.event\t{"host":"192.168.0.1","size":777,"method":"PUT"}

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