srv

The srv service discovery plugin updates the targets by SRV Record.

Example Configuration

Here is an example of out_forward updating the targets to get the SRV record from _fluentd._tcp.exmaple.com:

<match pattern>
@type forward
‚Äč
<service_discovery>
@type srv
service fluentd
proto tcp
hostname example.com
</service_discovery>
</source>

Parameters

@type

The value must be srv.

service (required)

type

default

version

string

nil

1.10.0

Service without the underscore in RFC2782.

proto

type

default

version

string

nil

1.10.0

Proto without the underscore in RFC2782.

It is a required parameter.

hostname

type

default

version

string

required parameters

1.10.0

The name in RFC2782.

dns_server_host

type

default

version

string

nil

1.10.0

The hostname of the DNS server to request the SRV record.

interval

type

default

version

integer

60

1.10.0

The interval of sending requests to DNS server.

dns_lookup

type

default

version

bool

true

1.10.0

Resolves the hostname to IP address of the SRV's Target.

shared_key

type

default

version

string

nil

1.10.0

The shared key per server.

username

type

default

version

string

nil

1.10.0

The username for authentication.

password

type

default

version

string

nil

1.10.0

The password for authentication.

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