Logstash 5.5.1 Release Notes

  • Added a new setting dead_letter_queue.max_bytes to allow a user to set the maximum possible size of a dead letter queue on disk.

Input Plugins

Dead Letter Queue:

  • Re-published this plugin to include jar artifacts. Without this, the plugin couldn’t be used with Logstash.

Filter Plugins

Dissect:

  • Re-published this plugin to include jar artifacts. Without this, the plugin couldn’t be used with Logstash.

Output Plugins

Elasticsearch:

  • We now correctly handle special characters in the password option.