Flume collects and aggregates all of your log files distributed across your environment. CloudWisdom can be used to monitor the performance of your Flume service.


  1. Navigate to the collectors folder, /opt/netuitive-agent/conf/collectors.
  2. Open the FlumeCollector.conf file.
  3. Change the enabled setting to True.
  4. Update the req_host, req_port, and/or req_path settings as necessary.
  5. Save the configuration file and restart the Linux Agent.

Collector Options

Option Default Description
enabled FALSE Enable collecting Flume metrics.
req_host localhost Hostname to collect from.
req_port 41414 Port to collect from.
req_path /metrics File path to your Flume service.
byte_unit Default numeric output(s).
measure_collector_time Measure the collector’s run time in milliseconds.
metrics_blacklist Regex list to match metrics to block. Mutually exclusive with metrics_whitelist option.
metrics_whitelist Regex list to match metrics to transmit. Mutually exclusive with metrics_blacklist option.