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  1. Flume
  2. FLUME-1197

Use of "timestamp" Header is hardcoded and not configurable

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    • Type: Improvement Improvement
    • Status: Open
    • Priority: Major Major
    • Resolution: Unresolved
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      Description

      Currently the HDFS sink uses the "timestamp" header to resolve the destination file path. The Syslog sources inject this header into the events for such downstream use.

      This enhancement request to change this functionality such that:

      • The header name is configurable and defaults to "flume.timestamp" to reduce collision with application namespace
      • The system still works with "timestamp" header to preserve backward compatibility.

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          • Assignee:
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            Reporter:
            Arvind Prabhakar
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