The system context adds operating system context, such as the hostname and current process ID.

Example JSON Structure

{
  "context": {
    "system": {
      "hostname": "hostname.timber.io",
      "pid": "123"
    }
  }
}

Field descriptions

Name Type Description
hostname string The hostname of the server, required, max-length: 2000
pid string The unique ID of the current process. required, max-length: 255

Using this data

Example queries:

  • Full path: context.system.hostname:hostname.timber.io
  • Short path: system.hostname:timber.io - Short paths are aliases allowing for simpler access to these fields.
  • Only this event: has:system

See our doc on using context & event data.

Questions? Need help?

Chat with us, just click the talk button in the bottom right of this page.

Chat with us

Start a trial - 15 days free

Log better and solve problems faster, today. Less than 1 minutes to install.

Start a trial