Today we are pleased to announce the bug fix release of Elasticsearch 2.2.1 based on Lucene 5.4.1. This release is already available on Elastic Cloud, our Elasticsearch-as-a-service platform. Users are advised to upgrade if they find themselves affected by any of the bugs fixed in this version.
Latest stable release:
You can read the full release notes in the pages linked above, but some of the more important bug fixes are as follows:
- The Tribe node was not passing all relevant settings to the client nodes which join the configured clusters. In particular, Shield settings are now passed to the client nodes correctly.
- Marvel was unable to export data to a remote monitoring cluster when Shield was enabled.
_aliasesend point was ignoring any configured filters.
- The GCE plugin was failing because of insufficient privileges.