Upgrading Logstash

Before upgrading Logstash:

  • Consult the breaking changes docs.
  • Read the Release Notes.
  • Test upgrades in a development environment before upgrading your production cluster.

If you’re upgrading other products in the stack, also read the Elastic Stack Installation and Upgrade Guide. Want an upgrade list that’s tailored to your stack? Try out our Interactive Upgrade Guide.

See the following topics for information about upgrading Logstash: