This functionality is experimental and may be changed or removed completely in a future release. Elastic will take a best effort approach to fix any issues, but experimental features are not subject to the support SLA of official GA features.
add_locale processor enriches each event with the machine’s time zone
offset from UTC or with the name of the time zone. It supports one configuration
format that controls whether an offset or time zone abbreviation
is added to the event. The default format is
offset. The processor adds the
beat.timezone value to each event.
The configuration below enables the processor with the default settings.
processors: - add_locale: ~
This configuration enables the processor and configures it to add the time zone abbreviation to events.
processors: - add_locale: format: abbreviation
Please note that
add_locale differentiates between daylight savings
time (DST) and regular time. For example
CEST indicates DST and and
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