Queries a specified Logtail configuration.

Request syntax

aliyunlog log get_logtail_config --project_name=<value> --config_name=<value> [--access-id=<value>] [--access-key=<value>] [--sts-token=<value>] [--region-endpoint=<value>] [--client-name=<value>] [--jmes-filter=<value>] [--format-output=<value>] [--decode-output=<value>]

Request parameters

The following table describes the required and specific parameters of the get_logtail_config command.
Parameter Type Required Example Description
--project_name String Yes aliyun-test-project The name of the project.
--config_name String Yes config_name2 The name of the Logtail configuration.
For information about the global parameters of the Log Service command-line interface (CLI), see Global variables.


  • Sample requests
    Use the default account to query a Logtail configurations named config_name2.
    aliyunlog log get_logtail_config --project_name="aliyun-test-project" --config_name="config_name2"
    To save the returned Logtail configuration to a specified file, run the following command:
    aliyunlog log get_logtail_config --project_name="aliyun-test-project" --config_name="config_name2" >>export_logtail_config.json
  • Sample responses
      "configName": "config_name2",
      "createTime": 1622119397,
      "inputDetail": {
        "adjustTimezone": false,
        "delayAlarmBytes": 0,
        "delaySkipBytes": 0,
        "discardNonUtf8": false,
        "discardUnmatch": true,
        "dockerFile": false,
        "enableRawLog": false,
        "enableTag": false,
        "fileEncoding": "utf8",
        "filePattern": "file_pattern",
        "filterKey": [
        "filterRegex": [
        "key": [
        "localStorage": true,
        "logBeginRegex": "xxx.*",
        "logPath": "/log_path",
        "logTimezone": "",
        "logType": "common_reg_log",
        "maxDepth": 1000,
        "maxSendRate": -1,
        "mergeType": "topic",
        "preserve": true,
        "preserveDepth": 0,
        "priority": 0,
        "regex": "xxx ([\\w\\-]+\\s[\\d\\:]+)\\s+(.*)",
        "sendRateExpire": 0,
        "sensitive_keys": [],
        "tailExisted": false,
        "timeFormat": "time_format",
        "topicFormat": "none"
      "inputType": "file",
      "lastModifyTime": 1622119416,
      "logSample": "xxx 2017-11-11 11:11:11 hello alicloud.",
      "outputDetail": {
        "endpoint": "cn-hangzhou-b-intranet.log.aliyuncs.com",
        "logstoreName": "logstore-a",
        "region": "cn-hangzhou-b"
      "outputType": "LogService"

Error codes

If an error message is returned, fix the error based on the error codes of the related API operation. For more information, see Error codes of GetConfig.

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