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Registered: ‎06-05-2015

Can we pass environment configuration at an agent level in Flume?

I have flume sinks that access the database and filesystems. The connection parameters of these system change as I move from on env to other.

Current Implementation: Provide configuration file at flume start up using the flume configuration.

Java Configuration Options for Flume Agent 

But I don't think its a good HDFS application.

Is there a way we can provide custom environment configuration at flume source channel sink configuration itself. I know we can provide above config at a sink level, but is there a way to provide it agent level and get the data in


Please let me know if a better approach is available