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An ubuntu-slim/s6-overlay/confd based docker image for running fluentd in Kubernetes pods
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A docker image for running fluentd in Kubernetes pods.

Based on:

Supported tags

  • latest/0.14.9-0.9.5 (Fluentd v0.14.9)

Naming convention for images is $FLUENTD_VERSION-$KUBE_FLUENTD_VERSION


  • 0.9.5
    • Remove /var/lib/apt/lists/* to save approximately 20MB of image size
  • 0.9.4
    • Build confd outside of containers to save 1MB of image size
  • 0.9.3
    • Switch from alpine to ubuntu-slim:0.4
    • Use jemalloc
    • Fluentd 0.14.9
  • 0.9.2
  • 0.9.1

Usage in Kubernetes

# (1) Provide GOOGLE_FLEUNTD_* environments appropriate values
# (2) Build the definition for a k8s secret object
$ make fluentd.secret.yaml
# (3) Create the secret object from the definition
$ kubectl create -f fluentd.secret.yaml
# (4) Create a fluentd daemonset that reads and depends on the secret
$ kubectl create -f fluentd.daemonset.yaml
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