New in version 0.7.
Plugin Name: UdpOutput
Output plugin that delivers Heka message data to a specified UDP or Unix datagram socket location.
Network type to use for communication. Must be one of “udp”, “udp4”, “udp6”, or “unixgram”. “unixgram” option only available on systems that support Unix datagram sockets. Defaults to “udp”.
Address to which we will be sending the data. Must be IP:port for net types of “udp”, “udp4”, or “udp6”. Must be a path to a Unix datagram socket file for net type “unixgram”.
Local address to use on the datagram packets being generated. Must be IP:port for net types of “udp”, “udp4”, or “udp6”. Must be a path to a Unix datagram socket file for net type “unixgram”.
Name of registered encoder plugin that will extract and/or serialized data from the Heka message.
Maximum size of message that is allowed to be sent via UdpOutput. Messages which exceeds this limit will be dropped. Defaults to 65507 (the limit for UDP packets in IPv4).
[PayloadEncoder] [UdpOutput] address = "myserver.example.com:34567" encoder = "PayloadEncoder"