flume agent installation

Flume Agent Setup – Netcat Source, Console Sink 2

In this post, we will discuss about setting up of simple flume agent using Netcat as source and Console¬†as sink. In this example of single-node Flume deployment, we¬†create a Netcat source which listens on a port (localhost:44444) for network connections and logger sink type to log network traffic to console. For sending network traffic, we can either use curl utility or traditional tool telnet. We prefer using curl in this […]