Plugin Helper API

Fluentd has plugin helpers which encapsulates and makes easy to implement commonly implemented features in plugins such as timer, threading, formatting, parsing, ensuring configuration syntax's backward compatibility.

How To Use

To use plugin helpers, it needs to call helpers(*snake_case_symbols) method with snake case symbols.

helpers :timer, :storage, :compat_parameters

Then, helpers method will include Timer, Storage. and CompatParameters plugin helpers.

Built-in Plugin Helpers

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