Kibana bulk index from a Json file

(Hirad Khakipour) #1

I'm trying to index a json file using the bulk API. From the terminal I can easily do:
curl -H 'Content-Type: application/x-ndjson' -XPOST 'localhost:9200/_bulk?pretty' --data-binary @logs.json

What's the syntax to do the same using kibana Console? I tried:
POST /_bulk?pretty --data-binary @[absolute path to logs.json]

But it gave me a null pointer exception.

I'm really new to ES and Kibana, so any help would be appreciated.

(Mark Walkom) #2

You cannot do that in Console as you cannot pull in files in that manner unfortunately.

(system) #3

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