Hi Gonzalo,

Seems the morphline is transforming the event into one without "body", are you converting the event body into headers?

Yes. I am converting the event body into headers with Kite grok command with regex patterns. For example, for the event commented in previous messages, i'am creating unixtime, address, size, hostip, line_type and event_route headers.

parseAsFlumeEvent only handles the body, the headers are lost.

I do not find in the user guide any reference about that.

"Expecting Avro datums with FlumeEvent schema in the channel. This should be true if Flume source is writing to the channel And false if other producers are writing into the topic that the channel is using Flume source messages to Kafka can be parsed outside of Flume by using org.apache.flume.source.avro.AvroFlumeEvent provided by the flume-ng-sdk artifact"

Maybe, is the description a little confusing?

Are the headers lost? In the kafka message below, the headers appear but in a 'curious' way.


On 2 June 2016 at 16:59, George M. <qazw3456@gmail.com> wrote:
With the morphlines and without multiplexing
parseAsFlumeEvent = true
                                                            hostip10.1.0.170line_type senderid938223BD77Cevent_route SENDERmessage�2015 Jan 1 14:33:15 postfix-dsp/qmgr[5605]: 938223BD77C: from=<example@example.com>, size=1060, nrcpt=1 (queue active)

parseAsFlumeEvent = false
Only new lines