out_kafkais included in td-agent2 after v2.3.3. Fluentd gem users will need to install the fluent-plugin-kafka gem using the following command.
msgpackis recommended since it's more compact and faster.
snappy. When you use
snappy, you need to install
retry_limitparameter for details), the sleep interval can be up to approximately 131072 seconds (roughly 36 hours) in the default configurations.
retry_limitis ignored and there is no limit). The default values are 17 and false (not disabled). If the limit is reached, buffered data is discarded and the retry interval is reset to its initial value (
20.0seconds. Note that parameter type is
log_leveloption allows the user to set different levels of logging for each plugin. The supported log levels are: