Versions | v1.0 (td-agent3) | v0.12 (td-agent2)

json Formatter Plugin

The json formatter plugin converts an event to json.

By default, json formatter result doesn’t contain tag and time field.

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type default version
bool true 0.14.12

Add \n to the result.


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

This incoming event is formatted to:


With include_tag_key true and tag_key event_tag, result is:

Last updated: 2018-11-18 18:08:06 +0000

Versions | v1.0 (td-agent3) | v0.12 (td-agent2)

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