Nginx module

This module parses access and error logs created by the Nginx HTTP server.

Compatibility

This module requires the ingest-user-agent and ingest-geoip Elasticsearch plugins.

The Nginx module was tested with logs from version 1.10.

On Windows, the module was tested with Nginx installed from the Chocolatey repository.

Dashboard

This module comes with a sample dashboard.

kibana nginx

Access logs fileset settings

var.paths

An array of paths where to look for the log files. If left empty, Filebeat will choose the paths depending on your operating systems.

Error logs fileset settings

var.paths

An array of paths where to look for the log files. If left empty, Filebeat will choose the paths depending on your operating systems.

Fields

For a description of each field in the metricset, see the exported fields section.