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Kibana version: 7.7.0
Elasticsearch version: 7.7.0
APM Server version: 7.6.2
APM Agent language and version: many different, probably not related
Browser version: many different, probably not related
Original install method (e.g. download page, yum, deb, from source, etc.) and version: Debian package. Puppet managed
Fresh install or upgraded from other version?
All components have probably been upgraded several times
Is there anything special in your setup? For example, are you using the Logstash or Kafka outputs? Are you using a load balancer in front of the APM Servers? Have you changed index pattern, generated custom templates, changed agent configuration etc.
Description of the problem including expected versus actual behavior. Please include screenshots (if relevant):
I see several index patterns named
apm-* in Kibana. These have, as far as I know, been created by APM Server.
The Kibana dashboards seem to rely on a index pattern with
There is another index pattern with
id:apm_static_index_pattern_id which seems to be used by the APM app
Steps to reproduce:
- Remove all
apm-*index patterns from Management > Index Patterns
- Open one of the APM dashboards in Dashboards. You should see
Could not locate that index-pattern (id: apm-*), click here to re-create it. To re-create it you have to manually set the
apm-*otherwise the dashboards wont work.
- Open APM app (creates
After filling this out it seems like more of a Kibana issue... Still, curious to know if this is meant to be like this. Maybe I need to update the APM dashboards found in Dashboards