In this article we will parse our apache logs from previous topic by logstash.
In a nutshell about logstash config format...
Logstash config consist of three main part:
Input field can contain few inputs. It could be stdin, tcp, udp, relp or file. For tests you could use tcp input and stdout output like below:
port => 3333
codec => json
debug => true
Start your logstash with this config and do next on another machine:
nc -v your_logstash_machine_addres...