New Charm Proposal: Logstash
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A flexible, open source data collection, enrichment, and transportation pipeline. With connectors to common infrastructure for easy integration, Logstash is designed to efficiently process a growing list of log, event, and unstructured data sources for distribution into a variety of outputs, including Elasticsearch.
The current logstash charm is of questionable quality. This is not my first attempt at disloding it from the store but this is certainly my most comprehensive update to the charm in a long while.
Thus the new charm submission, as this really needs a full stack review from point a to z.
Logstash by itself is not terribly useful, you must deploy it with a data source, and a data repository (see: filebeat, and elasticsearch) in order to get any kind of useful behavior out of the charm. I've added a comprehensive test suite to the ELK bundle (separate PR) if you're looking ot do more than standup validation.
I'll also ping the list about this submission as there is an existing logstash charm in the store, but I highly doubt anyone is using it in a production capacity due to the nature of its st
If there's anything in here that needs attention just let me know. Ta!