Filebeat multiline config problem

(9AutumnRain) #1

hey guys:
I have logs format like this:

line a
line b
line c
line d
line e
line f

and I want to combine the lines bewteen "***" lines and exclude "***" lines themself,like this:

"line a
line b"

"line c
line d"

"line e
line f"

how should I configure filebeat? thanks.

(Tudor Golubenco) #2

You can combine them together with something like this:

multiline.pattern: '****'
multiline.negate: true
multiline.match: after

But that's going to include the "****" lines. You can, however, post-process the messages in the Elasticsearch Ingest Node or Logstash to remove the **** line.

(9AutumnRain) #3

Thank you.I successfully tried remove them with Logstash.

(system) #4

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