Heka Process Message FailuresΒΆ

New in version 0.7.

Plugin Name: SandboxFilter
File Name: lua_filters/heka_process_message_failures.lua

Monitors Heka’s process message failures by plugin.


  • anomaly_config(string) - (see Anomaly Detection Module)

    A list of anomaly detection specifications. If not specified a default of ‘mww_nonparametric(“DEFAULT”, 1, 5, 10, 0.7)’ is used. The “DEFAULT” settings are applied to any plugin without an explict specification.

Example Heka Configuration

type = "SandboxFilter"
filename = "lua_filters/heka_process_message_failures.lua"
ticker_interval = 60
preserve_data = false # the counts are reset on Heka restarts and the monitoring should be too.
message_matcher = "Type == 'heka.all-report'"