nsq

Type:

Subscribe to an NSQ instance topic and channel.

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# Common config fields, showing default values
input:
  label: ""
  nsq:
    nsqd_tcp_addresses: [] # No default (required)
    lookupd_http_addresses: [] # No default (required)
    topic: "" # No default (required)
    channel: "" # No default (required)
    user_agent: "" # No default (optional)
    max_in_flight: 100
    max_attempts: 5
# All config fields, showing default values
input:
  label: ""
  nsq:
    nsqd_tcp_addresses: [] # No default (required)
    lookupd_http_addresses: [] # No default (required)
    tls:
      enabled: false
      skip_cert_verify: false
      enable_renegotiation: false
      root_cas: ""
      root_cas_file: ""
      client_certs: []
    topic: "" # No default (required)
    channel: "" # No default (required)
    user_agent: "" # No default (optional)
    max_in_flight: 100
    max_attempts: 5

Metadata

This input adds the following metadata fields to each message:

- nsq_attempts
- nsq_id
- nsq_nsqd_address
- nsq_timestamp

You can access these metadata fields using function interpolation.

Fields

nsqd_tcp_addresses

A list of nsqd addresses to connect to.

Type: array

lookupd_http_addresses

A list of nsqlookupd addresses to connect to.

Type: array

tls

Custom TLS settings can be used to override system defaults.

Type: object

tls.enabled

Whether custom TLS settings are enabled.

Type: bool

Default: false

tls.skip_cert_verify

Whether to skip server side certificate verification.

Type: bool

Default: false

tls.enable_renegotiation

Whether to allow the remote server to repeatedly request renegotiation. Enable this option if you’re seeing the error message local error: tls: no renegotiation.

Type: bool

Default: false Requires version 3.45.0 or newer

tls.root_cas

An optional root certificate authority to use. This is a string, representing a certificate chain from the parent trusted root certificate, to possible intermediate signing certificates, to the host certificate.

This field contains sensitive information that usually shouldn’t be added to a config directly, read our secrets page for more info.

Type: string

Default: ""

# Examples

root_cas: |-
  -----BEGIN CERTIFICATE-----
  ...
  -----END CERTIFICATE-----

tls.root_cas_file

An optional path of a root certificate authority file to use. This is a file, often with a .pem extension, containing a certificate chain from the parent trusted root certificate, to possible intermediate signing certificates, to the host certificate.

Type: string

Default: ""

# Examples

root_cas_file: ./root_cas.pem

tls.client_certs

A list of client certificates to use. For each certificate either the fields cert and key, or cert_file and key_file should be specified, but not both.

Type: array

Default: []

# Examples

client_certs:
  - cert: foo
    key: bar

client_certs:
  - cert_file: ./example.pem
    key_file: ./example.key

tls.client_certs[].cert

A plain text certificate to use.

Type: string

Default: ""

tls.client_certs[].key

A plain text certificate key to use.

This field contains sensitive information that usually shouldn’t be added to a config directly, read our secrets page for more info.

Type: string

Default: ""

tls.client_certs[].cert_file

The path of a certificate to use.

Type: string

Default: ""

tls.client_certs[].key_file

The path of a certificate key to use.

Type: string

Default: ""

tls.client_certs[].password

A plain text password for when the private key is password encrypted in PKCS#1 or PKCS#8 format. The obsolete pbeWithMD5AndDES-CBC algorithm is not supported for the PKCS#8 format. Warning: Since it does not authenticate the ciphertext, it is vulnerable to padding oracle attacks that can let an attacker recover the plaintext.

This field contains sensitive information that usually shouldn’t be added to a config directly, read our secrets page for more info.

Type: string

Default: ""

# Examples

password: foo

password: ${KEY_PASSWORD}

topic

The topic to consume from.

Type: string

channel

The channel to consume from.

Type: string

user_agent

A user agent to assume when connecting.

Type: string

max_in_flight

The maximum number of pending messages to consume at any given time.

Type: int

Default: 100

max_attempts

The maximum number of attempts to successfully consume a messages.

Type: int

Default: 5