python daemon that munches on logs and sends their contents to logstash
- Python 2.6+
- Optional zeromq support: install libzmq (
brew install zmqor
apt-get install libzmq-dev) and pyzmq (
pip install pyzmq==2.1.11)
pip install git+git://firstname.lastname@example.org#egg=beaver
pip install beaver==36.3.0
Full documentation is available online at http://python-beaver.readthedocs.org/
You can also build the docs locally:
# get sphinx installed pip install sphinx # retrieve the repository git clone git://github.com/python-beaver/beaver.git # build the html output cd beaver/docs make html
HTML docs will be available in beaver/docs/_build/html.
When contributing to Beaver, please review the full guidelines here: https://github.com/python-beaver/python-beaver/blob/master/CONTRIBUTING.md. If you would like, you can open an issue to let others know about your work in progress. Documentation must be included and tests must pass on Python 2.6 and 2.7 for pull requests to be accepted.
Based on work from Giampaolo and Lusis:
Real time log files watcher supporting log rotation. Original Author: Giampaolo Rodola' <g.rodola [AT] gmail [DOT] com> http://code.activestate.com/recipes/577968-log-watcher-tail-f-log/ License: MIT Other hacks (ZMQ, JSON, optparse, ...): lusis