Sandbox OutputΒΆ

New in version 0.9.

Plugin Name: SandboxOutput

The SandboxOutput provides a flexible execution environment for data encoding and transmission without the need to recompile Heka. See Sandbox.


  • The common output configuration parameter ‘encoder’ is ignored since all data transformation should happen in the plugin.

  • Common Sandbox Parameters

  • timer_event_on_shutdown (bool):

    True if the sandbox should have its timer_event function called on shutdown.


type = "SandboxOutput"
filename = "fileoutput.lua"

path = "mylog.txt"