-Re: Log4J Appender in Flume
Connor Woodson 2013-01-21, 01:05
Yes that's what I wanted to do, but that feedback loop is killer. I'll just
have to switch to something else.
On Sat, Jan 19, 2013 at 5:25 PM, Brock Noland <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Do I understand this correctly, you are going to use the flume log4j
> appender to collect flume logs?
> If so, I don't see how you'd avoid the feedback loop.
> On Fri, Jan 18, 2013 at 11:13 AM, Connor Woodson <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> > I just ran into an unfortunate configuration issue; I want to use flume's
> > log4j appender as part of the agent itself in order to send error logs
> to a
> > monitoring system. However, when that system is down (which it should be
> > able to be without causing issues), the RPCClient (even though it's in a
> > Failover Sink) throws an error/warning that it can't connect to the
> > and then that error gets routed recursively back into the appender and so
> > forth...
> > Is there any way to make this system work (using the log4j appender on
> > messages), or if not any recommendations on how to track my error logs?
> > Thanks,
> > - Connor
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