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_id processor generates a unique ID for an event.
processors: - add_id: ~
The following settings are supported:
(Optional) Field where the generated ID will be stored. Default is
(Optional) Type of ID to generate. Currently only
elasticsearchis supported and is the default. The
elasticsearchtype generates IDs using the same algorithm that Elasticsearch uses for auto-generating document IDs.