Logstash 8.0.0-alpha2 Release Notes

Breaking changes

Removed support for JAVA_HOME

Support for using JAVA_HOME to override the path to the JDK that Logstash runs with has been removed for this release. In the 8.x release, users should set the value of LS_JAVA_HOME to the path of their preferred JDK if they wish to use a version other than the bundled JDK. The value of JAVA_HOME will be ignored.

Plugin releases

Plugins align with release 7.15.0