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Geo queries used to use
milesas the default unit. And we all know what happened at NASA because of that decision. The new default unit is
For all queries that support fuzziness, the
edit_distanceparameters have been unified as the single parameter
fuzziness. See Fuzziness for details of accepted values.
ignore_missingparameter has been replaced by the
allow_no_indicesparameters, all of which have sensible defaults. See the multi-index docs for more.
An index name (or pattern) is now required for destructive operations like deleting indices:
# v0.90 - delete all indices: DELETE / # v1.0 - delete all indices: DELETE /_all DELETE /*
trueprovides further safety by disabling wildcard expansion on destructive actions.