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tr-chef-cookbook-aws-cloudwatch-logs (10) Versions 2.1.1

Installs CloudWatch Logs Agent on Instances

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Runs installation script for AWS CloudWatch Logs and configures systemlogs as source.

Supported OS

  • Ubuntu 16.04 + 18.04 + 20.04
  • CentOS 7
  • RHEL 7
  • Amazon Linux / Amazon Linux 2


Attach the necessary policy to the EC2 Instance role.

  "tr-aws-cloudwatch": {
    "type": "file",
    "config": "config.json",
    "ssmparameter": "/some/path/to/parameter"


The attributes used by this cookbook:

Attribute Description Type
type configuration soruce type (file/ssm) (default: file) String
config configuration source-template (default: config.json) String
ssmparameter SSM-Paramter-Path (e.g. /some/path/to/parameter) (requires type=ssm) String
amazoncloudwatchagent_amazon alternativ installation-package-source (optional) String
amazoncloudwatchagent_ubuntu alternativ installation-package-source (optional) String
amazoncloudwatchagent_debian alternativ installation-package-source (optional) String
amazoncloudwatchagent_rhel alternativ installation-package-source (optional) String
amazoncloudwatchagent_centos alternativ installation-package-source (optional) String

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