Yang 2013-09-03, 17:10
Maxime Petazzoni 2013-09-03, 21:09
Neha Narkhede 2013-09-04, 14:34
Jay Kreps 2013-09-04, 16:45
-Re: default producer to retro-fit existing log files collection process?
Benjamin Black 2013-09-04, 18:26
commons-logging has a log4j logger, so perhaps you just need to use it and
the log4j-kafka appender to achieve your goal?
On Tue, Sep 3, 2013 at 2:08 PM, Maxime Petazzoni
> Tomcat uses commons-logging for logging. You might be able to write an
> adapter towards Kafka, in a similar way as the log4j-kafka appender. I
> think this would be cleaner than writing something Tomcat-specific that
> intercepts your requests and logs them through Kafka.
> Maxime Petazzoni
> Sr. Platform Engineer
> m 408.310.0595
> From: Yang [[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> Sent: Tuesday, September 03, 2013 10:09 AM
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> Subject: default producer to retro-fit existing log files collection
> in many setups we have production web server logs rotated on local disks,
> and then collected using some sort of scp processes.
> I guess the ideal way to use kafka is to write a module for tomcat and
> catches the request , send through the kafka api. but is there a "quick and
> dirty" producer included from kafka to just read the existing rotated logs
> and send through kafka API? this would avoid having to touch the existing
> java code