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Source Log Encoding

The type of log encoding supported by Sumo Logic depends on the source you are using.

Local file sources

Local file sources support the following encoding:

  • US-ASCII
  • UTF-8 (default)
  • UTF-16
  • UTF-16BE
  • UTF-16LE
  • UTF-32
  • UTF-32BE
  • UTF-LE

For more information, see Local File Source.

Remote file sources

Remote file sources support the following encoding:

  • US-ASCII
  • UTF-8

For more information, see Remote File Source.

HTTP sources

HTTP sources support the following encoding:

  • UTF-8

You can upload UTF-8 log files compressed using the following methods:

  • gzip
  • deflate

For more information, see HTTP Source.

AWS S3 sources

AWS S3 sources support the following encoding:

  • UTF-8

For more information, see AWS S3 Source.