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Changed a few words in README

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@@ -48,24 +48,25 @@ To use Logsandra, you need to configure your Cassandra cluster. Below is the cur
The main configuration file for Logsandra is logsandra.yaml, the format is yaml. Below is a list of configuration variables (including type and optional/required):
- ident identity of the logsandra server [String, Required]
+ ident identity of the logsandra server [String, Optional/Discovery]
- httpd_host the host on which to serve the logsandra web service [String, Required]
- httpd_port the port on which to serve the logsandra web service [String, Required]
+ httpd_host host on which to serve the logsandra web service [String, Required]
+ httpd_port port on which to serve the logsandra web service [String, Required]
httpd_config name of the pylons configuration file [String]
- cassandra_host the cassandra host to connect too [String, Required]
- cassandra_port the cassandra port to connect too [String, Required]
- cassandra_timeout how long to wait if the cassandra cluster do not respond [String, Optional]
+ cassandra_host cassandra host to connect too [String, Required]
+ cassandra_port cassandra port to connect too [String, Required]
+ cassandra_timeout in seconds until connection is aborted if no response is delivered [String, Optional]
- paths a list of paths to monitor [List, Optional]
- path a path, directory or file [String, Required]
- recrusive if a directory, should it enter subdirectories [True/False, Optional]
- parser a dictionary containing the name of parser to use and arguments to the parser [Dictionary, Required]
- name the name of the parser [String, Required]
- ... for arguments, see parser code [Depends, Optional]
+ paths list of paths to monitor [List, Optional]
+ path directory or file [String, Required]
+ recrusive recursivle enter subdirectories [True/False, Optional]
+ parser dictionary containing parser name and arguments [Dictionary, Required]
+ name name of the parser [String, Required]
+ ... arguments, see specific parser [Depends, Optional]
+
+Logsandra is built on Pylons and therefore a Pylons configuration file should be present for Logsandras web service to work.
-Logsandra is built on Pylons and therefore a Pylons configuration file should be present for Logsandras web service to work.
Usage
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@@ -82,7 +83,6 @@ If you want a list of options invoke either one these commands:
An example setup is to run logsandra-httpd on one server and logsandra-monitord on all servers producing log files. Logsandra-monitord will send the data to the specified Cassandra Cluster.
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Create your own parser
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To create your own Logsandra parser you need to create a python file in this directory:

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