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From Eric Bus <eric....@websight.nl>
Subject Modifying timestamp for tailed logs
Date Tue, 31 Jul 2012 16:14:09 GMT
Hi,

Is there a way to modify the timestamp property of an event? I have a webserver logfile that
contains UNIX timestamps on each line. The log is being 'talied'  by flume. I would like to
use this timestamp as the event timestamp. I tried splitting the line before sending it to
the sink, but that just adds a meta-data field timestamp and does not overwrite the timestamp
field itself.

Is this possible? I'm using the Cloudera version of Flume (0.9.4)

Regards,
--
Eric Bus


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