[Reconnoiter-users] Log file collecting

Paul Nendick paul.nendick at baseblack.com
Sun Mar 27 14:03:37 EDT 2011


I'm going to add to Theo's list:

- Graylog2 http://www.graylog2.org/
- Splunk http://www.splunk.com/syslog
- Loggly http://www.loggly.com/

It's an interesting problem domain this one.

Paul

On Sun, Mar 27, 2011 at 6:34 PM, Theo Schlossnagle <jesus at omniti.com> wrote:
>
> reconnoiter is certainly not designed to aggregate logs.  A few
> technologies that are specifically designed for this:
>
> syslog/syslog-ng
> Scribe
> Flume
>
> To me Flume shows tremendous promise, but when I tried it recently it
> clearly wasn't yet useful (for me at least)
>
> 2011/3/23 Juraj Michalak <juraj.michalak at gmail.com>:
> > Hello,
> >
> > I'm novice in monitoring systems field. According to performance benefits of
> > Reconnoiter I made my decision to use it. I have basic testing setup working
> > (trunk version).
> > I can see that all collected data are very short and descriptive. I'll use a
> > lot of modules to monitor my cluster, but additionally I want also to get
> > log files from monitored nodes (server) into some central place, where those
> > log files can be accessed (if needed) and analyzed.
> >
> > I've gone thru mailing list archive and found just thread about "Multi-line
> > statuses with Lua noitd checks?", and I understand that Reconnoiter is not
> > usable for collecting log messages.
> >
> > Could you possibly help me and recommend me some tool/sw which can be
> > efficiently used for log files collecting?
> > I would be very thankful.
> >
> > Best Regards,
> > Juraj Michalak
> >
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