How to install logstash 5 in Centos 6 X64_86

How to install logstash 5 in Centos 6 X64_86

download the rpm and do a sudo yum filename

https://www.elastic.co/downloads/logstash

I use the RPM package installed, can not be used to service logstash start , in the /etc/init.d directory can not find the logstash file

Go here https://www.elastic.co/guide/en/logstash/current/installing-logstash.html

  • You can try to run the logstash binary first.
  • If you want to use the RPM, please note that the repositories do not work with older rpm based distributions that still use RPM v3, like CentOS5.