How can I pick logs from a specific directory and display on Kibana dashboard

(Muhammad Hasan) #1

I am a newbie on elastic-stack. I setup a elastic-stack and filebeat on Ubuntu 16.04 on local environment. Now I want to read log files from a specific directory through Filebeat. In my case "LogFile" is my directory which is placed on Ubuntu desktop. The path of my LogFile is "/home/owais/Desktop/LogFile" I want to know how to read the logs from that directory and display on Kibana dashboard.

Thanks for the help

(Steffen Siering) #2

See Filebeat Getting Started Guide and Getting Started with the Elastic Stack guide.

The guides contain the commands you need to run the Filebeat, Elasticsearch and Kibana.

(system) #3

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