Google Cloud (Stackdriver) Logging Folder Exclusion

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google_logging_folder_exclusion (Terraform)

The Folder Exclusion in Cloud (Stackdriver) Logging can be configured in Terraform with the resource name google_logging_folder_exclusion. The following sections describe 2 examples of how to use the resource and its parameters.

Example Usage from GitHub
resource "google_logging_folder_exclusion" "exclusion" {
  count       = length(var.exclusion)
  filter      = lookup(var.exclusion[count.index], "filter")
  folder      = element(var.folder, lookup(var.exclusion[count.index], "folder_id"))
  name        = lookup(var.exclusion[count.index], "name")
  description = lookup(var.exclusion[count.index], "description", null)
resource "google_logging_folder_exclusion" "this" {
  description = var.description
  disabled    = var.disabled
  filter      = var.filter
  folder      = var.folder
  name        =

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A human-readable description.

Whether this exclusion rule should be disabled or not. This defaults to false.

The filter to apply when excluding logs. Only log entries that match the filter are excluded.

  • folder required - string
  • id optional computed - string
  • name required - string

The name of the logging exclusion.

Explanation in Terraform Registry

Manages a folder-level logging exclusion. For more information see:

  • API documentation
  • How-to Guides
    • Excluding Logs

      You can specify exclusions for log sinks created by terraform by using the exclusions field of google_logging_folder_sink

Frequently asked questions

What is Google Cloud (Stackdriver) Logging Folder Exclusion?

Google Cloud (Stackdriver) Logging Folder Exclusion is a resource for Cloud (Stackdriver) Logging of Google Cloud Platform. Settings can be wrote in Terraform.

Where can I find the example code for the Google Cloud (Stackdriver) Logging Folder Exclusion?

For Terraform, the mikamakusa/terraform and niveklabs/google source code examples are useful. See the Terraform Example section for further details.


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