This list summarizes the most important breaking changes in Kibana 7.8.1. For the complete list, go to Kibana breaking changes.
Breaking changes for usersedit
Metrics alerts action messaging refactored to report on the no data stateedit
Metrics alerts no longer expose
context.thresholdOf to action messages. These variables are replaced
context.reason. This variable explains the reason that the alert
fired and automatically includes the metric, threshold, and current value of
all configured conditions.
Alerts configured in 7.7 still function as normal, but their action messages might no longer provide useful information and must be reconfigured. The new default action message will show an example of how to use
Panels removed from the URL in dashboard view modeedit
In dashboard in view mode,
.panels are no longer synced with the URL.
This fixes the Back button when navigating between dashboards using drilldowns.