The Event Logging Service can be used to query and read events from the Event Database, and only from the Event Database, and to post events via REST to the Event Logging Server.
The Retrieval Service can be configured via the org.talend.eventlogging.service.cfg file:
# Authentication method BASIC,NO eventlogging.authentication = NO eventlogging.retrieval.api.enabled = false
The database settings will be used from the Event Logging Server configuration.
Therefore, the Event Logging Service and the Event Logging Server currently need to be
eventlogging.authentication can be used to define the
authentication method for the RESTful service.
NO = no authentication
BASIC = HTTP Basic Authentication (plain text)
Additionally, via the standard container configuration, the Retrieval service can be
made accessible via HTTP and/or HTTPS. The
eventlogging.retrieval.api.enabled parameter can be used to enable or
disable the access to the REST event retrieval APIs.