Logstash 5.3.2 Release Notes

Input Plugins

Elasticsearch:

  • Fixed scrolling to use JSON bodies in the requests.

HTTP:

  • Improve error logging to log more details including stack trace.

Log4j:

  • This input will now reject any non-log4j log objects sent as input.

Filter Plugins

URL Decode:

  • Fixed an issue where Logstash would crash when processing unicode input with this filter.

Output Plugins

Elasticsearch:

  • Add support for customizing sniffing_path with having to use absolute_sniffing_path

Kafka:

  • Fixed a bug when Logstash would fail to start up when SASL_SSL and PLAIN (no Kerberos) options were specified.