Commit 0f2c0661 authored by Jordan Sissel's avatar Jordan Sissel
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Add build notes

parent d655d0ce
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Problem: logstash jar releases are too fat for constrained systems.
Solution: lumberjack
## Building it
* compile: make
* rpm package: make rpm
* deb package: make deb
Packages install to /opt/lumberjack. Lumberjack builds all necessary
dependencies itself, so there should be no run-time dependencies you
need.
## Running it
Generally: `lumberjack.sh --host somehost --port 12345 /var/log/messages`
See `lumberjack.sh --help`
## Goals
* minimize resource usage where possible (cpu, memory, network)
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