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.
NOTE: This You are looking at documentation for an older release. For the latest information, see the current release documentation.
Before you begin: If you haven’t installed the Elastic Stack, do that now. See Getting started with the Elastic Stack.
To download and install Journalbeat, use the commands that work with your system.
curl -L -O https://artifacts.elastic.co/downloads/beats/journalbeat/journalbeat-6.8.12-amd64.deb sudo dpkg -i journalbeat-6.8.12-amd64.deb
curl -L -O https://artifacts.elastic.co/downloads/beats/journalbeat/journalbeat-6.8.12-x86_64.rpm sudo rpm -vi journalbeat-6.8.12-x86_64.rpm
curl -L -O https://artifacts.elastic.co/downloads/beats/journalbeat/journalbeat-6.8.12-linux-x86_64.tar.gz tar xzvf journalbeat-6.8.12-linux-x86_64.tar.gz
See Running on Docker for deploying Docker containers.