Logstash 7.4.1 Release Notes

  • Update patch plugin versions in gemfile lock for 7.4.1 #11181
  • Update JrJackson to 0.4.10 #11184
  • Remove 10k character truncation from log4j2.properties #11206
  • [DOCS] replace unicode non-breaking hyphen U+8211 with ASCII hyphen #11217
  • [DOCS] Clarify monitoring hosts should not be master-only #11194
  • [DOCS] Add metricbeat as monitoring option #11191

Plugins

Cef Codec

  • Fixed support for deep dot notation #73

Aggregate Filter

  • bugfix: fix inactivity timeout feature when processing old logs (PR #103, thanks @jdratlif for his contribution!)
  • docs: fix several typos in documentation
  • docs: enhance example 4 documentation
  • ci: enhance plugin continuous integration

Cidr Filter

  • Support string arrays in network setting #21

Prune Filter

  • Fixed regex to prevent Exception in sprintf call #25
  • Changed testing to docker #27

Beats Input

  • Fixed configuration example in doc #371
  • Improved handling of invalid compressed content #368

Exec Input

  • Docs: improved doc on memory usage #27

File Input

  • Fixed link to FAQ #247

Imap Input

  • Added facility to use IMAP uid to retrieve new mails instead of "NOT SEEN" #36

Jdbc Input

  • Add support for prepared statements #233
  • Use atomic booleam to load drivers once
  • Added support for driver loading in JDK 9+ #331