NAME

XAS::Lib::Log::Json - A class for logging with JSON output

DESCRIPTION

This module creates JSON output in the logstash "json_event" format which is then logged to the logs spool directory.

METHODS

new

This method initializes the module. It creates a spool object for writing the "json_event".

output($hashref)

This method formats the hashref and writes out the results. The JSON data structure has the following fields:

    @timestamp     - current time in GMT
    @version       - 1
    @message       - the line that would have gone to a log file
    type           - 'xas-logs',
    message        - the log line
    hostname       - from the environment host name
    pid            - the pid of the process
    msgid          - 0
    priority       - converted from XAS log level to syslog priority
    facility       - from the environment log_facility
    process        - from the environment script name

SEE ALSO

XAS::Lib::Log
XAS

AUTHOR

Kevin L. Esteb, <kevin@kesteb.us>

COPYRIGHT AND LICENSE

Copyright (c) 2012-2015 Kevin L. Esteb

This is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the Artistic License 2.0. For details, see the full text of the license at http://www.perlfoundation.org/artistic_license_2_0.