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Here are the breaking changes for 6.0.
Changes in Logstash Core
These changes can affect any instance of Logstash that uses impacted features. Changes to Logstash Core are plugin agnostic.
config.reload.intervalhas been changed to use time value strings such as
10setc. Previously, users had to convert this to a millisecond time value themselves. Note that the unit qualifier (
s) is required.
RPM/Deb package changes
debrelease artifacts, config files that match the
*.confglob pattern must be in the conf.d folder, or the files will not be loaded.
Command Line Interface behavior
-fCLI options are now mutually exclusive. This also applies to the corresponding long form options
path.config. This means any configurations provided via
-ewill no longer be appended to the configurations provided via
Configurations provided with
config.pathwill not be appended with
List of plugins bundled with Logstash
The following plugins were removed from the default bundle based on usage data. You can still install these plugins manually:
Check out out Release Notes for additional release information.
Intro to Kibana
ELK for Logs & Metrics