New in version 0.7.
Plugin Name: FilePollingInput
FilePollingInputs periodically read (unbuffered) the contents of a file specified, and creates a Heka message with the contents of the file as the payload.
The absolute path to the file which the input should read.
How often, in seconds to input should read the contents of the file.
[MemStats] type = "FilePollingInput" ticker_interval = 1 file_path = "/proc/meminfo" decoder = "MemStatsDecoder"