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Release Notes v0.12.8

Fluent Bit is a Fast and Lightweight Data Forwarder for Linux, BSD and OSX. We are proud to announce the availability of Fluent Bit v0.12.8.


This is a minor fix release over 0.12 series that includes the following changes:

  • Core
    • library mode: validate engine status on start.
    • input: fix collector ID when starting plugins.
  • Plugins
    • Kubernetes (filter): avoid extra escaping on log field when Merge_JSON_Log option is enabled.

    • Parser (filter): new unescape_key configuration parameter to help parser on scenarios like Docker logs with nested stringified JSON maps.


We would like to thanks to the following people who have been involved doing coding, bug fixes, troubleshooting, documentation, reporting issues and general contributions on this release:

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