Filebeat is an open source file harvester, mostly used to fetch logs files and feed them into logstash.
Together with the libbeat lumberjack output is a replacement for logstash-forwarder.
To learn more about Filebeat, check out https://www.elastic.co/products/beats/filebeat.
Please follow the getting started
guide from the docs.
Please visit elastic.co
for the documentation.
Docker Filebeat 5.x
Lightweight Shipper for Log Data
Filebeat is the next-generation Logstash Forwarder designed to quickly and reliably ship log file data to Logstash or Elasticsearch while only consuming a fraction of the resources.
Filebeat 5.x Docker image. debian:jessie.
- Filebeat 5.0.0
- OS is debian:jessie x86_64bit
Build and run
docker build -t "szagoret/filebeat" . docker run -e LOGSTASH_HOST=[localhost] -v [/path/to/logs]:/filebeat-logs -it --name my-filebeat szagoret/filebeat
or just run
docker run -e LOGSTASH_HOST=[localhost] -v [/path/to/logs]:/filebeat-logs -it --name my-filebeat szagoret/filebeat