Sending logs to Logtail using Fluent Bit
Setting up Fluent Bit is very straightforward:
Install Fluent Bit on your server according to the guidelines .
Modify the Fluent Bit
[OUTPUT]configuration to start sending logs to your Logtail source. A basic configuration that forwards logs from all inputs to a single Logtail source could look like this:
[SERVICE] flush 1 [INPUT] name tail path /var/log/syslog [OUTPUT] name http match * tls On host in.logtail.com port 443 uri / header Authorization Bearer YOUR_LOGTAIL_SOURCE_TOKEN header Content-Type application/msgpack format msgpack retry_limit 5
You can learn more about Fluent Bit configuration from the official manual .
4.Once you're happy with the configuration restart the Fluent Bit service:
sudo service td-agent-bit restart
You should start seeing your logs in Logtail 🎉