Configuring Telegraf

Warning! This page documents an old version of Telegraf, which is no longer actively developed. Telegraf v1.2 is the most recent stable version of Telegraf.

Configuring Telegraf

Create a configuration file with every input and output

telegraf -sample-config > telegraf.conf

Create a configuration file with specific inputs and outputs

telegraf -sample-config -input-filter <pluginname>[:<pluginname>] -output-filter <outputname>[:<outputname>] > telegraf.conf

Note: In most cases, you will need to edit the configuration file to match your needs.