Customize FluentD Configuration

Follow the steps below to customize the FluentD configuration of any log source that is available.

  1. Choose any Logs Source that is available
  2. While configuring a new Log Source, click on Convert towards the bottom right.
Location of the Convert buttonLocation of the Convert button

Location of the Convert button

  1. Success! You can now customize the FluentD configuration to fit your specific logging needs for any given source. You should see something similar to the following:
FluentD configurationFluentD configuration

FluentD configuration

What's next?

For an example on how to leverage this ability, check out the following guide:
Creating custom tags in Google Stackdriver Logs