BindPlane Agent

Description

Monitor the logs of the BindPlane agent the config is applied to.

Supported Platforms

Bindplane Agent: v1.40.0+

PlatformMetricsLogsTraces
Linux
Windows
macOS

Configuration

FieldDescription
Agent Log PathThe absolute path to the bindplane-agent log. Default is $OIQ_OTEL_COLLECTOR_HOME/log/collector.log.
Enable File Offset StorageWhen enabled, the current position into a file will be saved to disk, and reading will resume from where it left off after a collector restart.
Offset Storage DirectoryThe directory that the offset storage file will be created. Default is $OIQ_OTEL_COLLECTOR_HOME/storage.
Start AtWhere in the log file to begin reading logs from. Can be beginning or end.

Example Configuration

Basic Configuration

For basic configuration, the defaults are used.

Web Interface

observIQ docs - BindPlane Agent Source - image 1

Standalone Source

yaml
1apiVersion: bindplane.observiq.com/v1
2kind: Source
3metadata:
4  id: bindplane-agent
5  name: bindplane-agent
6spec:
7  type: bindplane-agent
8  parameters:
9    - name: log_path
10      value: '$OIQ_OTEL_COLLECTOR_HOME/log/collector.log'
11    - name: enable_offset_storage
12      value: true
13    - name: offset_storage_dir
14      value: '$OIQ_OTEL_COLLECTOR_HOME/storage'
15    - name: start_at
16      value: 'end'