FirelensConfiguration - Amazon Elastic Container Service


The FireLens configuration for the container. This is used to specify and configure a log router for container logs. For more information, see Custom log routing in the Amazon Elastic Container Service Developer Guide.



The log router to use. The valid values are fluentd or fluentbit.

Type: String

Valid Values: fluentd | fluentbit

Required: Yes


The options to use when configuring the log router. This field is optional and can be used to specify a custom configuration file or to add additional metadata, such as the task, task definition, cluster, and container instance details to the log event. If specified, the syntax to use is "options":{"enable-ecs-log-metadata":"true|false","config-file-type:"s3|file","config-file-value":"arn:aws:s3:::mybucket/fluent.conf|filepath"}. For more information, see Creating a task definition that uses a FireLens configuration in the Amazon Elastic Container Service Developer Guide.


Tasks hosted on AWS Fargate only support the file configuration file type.

Type: String to string map

Required: No

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: