Commit 443bce82 authored by Jordan Sissel's avatar Jordan Sissel
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Add notes to running

parent d2f9f743
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Generally: `lumberjack.sh --host somehost --port 12345 /var/log/messages`
You'll need an ssl ca to verify the server (host) with.
See `lumberjack.sh --help` for all the flags
See `lumberjack.sh --help`
Key points:
* You'll need an ssl ca to verify the server (host) with.
* You can specify custom fields with the '--field foo=bar'. Any number of these
may be specified. I use them to set fields like 'type' and other custom
attributes relevant to each log.
* Any non-flag argument after is considered a file path. You can watch any
number of files.
## Use with logstash
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