Fastly will upload log messages periodically to the server in the format specified in the Kafka object.

Data model

auth_methodstringSASL authentication method.
brokersstringA comma-separated list of IP addresses or hostnames of Kafka brokers. Required.
compression_codecstringThe codec used for compression of your logs.
formatstringA Fastly log format string.
format_versionintegerThe version of the custom logging format used for the configured endpoint. The logging call gets placed by default in vcl_log if format_version is set to 2 and in vcl_deliver if format_version is set to 1.
namestringThe name for the real-time logging configuration.
parse_log_keyvalsbooleanEnables parsing of key=value tuples from the beginning of a logline, turning them into record headers.
passwordstringSASL password.
placementstringWhere in the generated VCL the logging call should be placed. If not set, endpoints with format_version of 2 are placed in vcl_log and those with format_version of 1 are placed in vcl_deliver.
request_max_bytesintegerThe maximum number of bytes sent in one request. Defaults 0 (no limit).
required_acksintegerThe number of acknowledgements a leader must receive before a write is considered successful.
response_conditionstringThe name of an existing condition in the configured endpoint, or leave blank to always execute.
tls_ca_certstringA secure certificate to authenticate a server with. Must be in PEM format.
tls_client_certstringThe client certificate used to make authenticated requests. Must be in PEM format.
tls_client_keystringThe client private key used to make authenticated requests. Must be in PEM format.
tls_hostnamestringThe hostname to verify the server's certificate. This should be one of the Subject Alternative Name (SAN) fields for the certificate. Common Names (CN) are not supported.
topicstringThe Kafka topic to send logs to. Required.
use_tlsintegerWhether to use TLS.
userstringSASL user.
created_atstringDate and time in ISO 8601 format.
deleted_atstringDate and time in ISO 8601 format.
service_idstringAlphanumeric string identifying the service.
updated_atstringDate and time in ISO 8601 format.
versionintegerInteger identifying a service version.


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