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Release Notes v1.6.8

Fluent Bit is a Fast and Lightweight Data Processor and Forwarder for Linux, BSD and OSX. We are proud to announce the availability of Fluent Bit v1.6.8.

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Changes

Fluent Bit v1.6.8 is the minor release on 1.6 that comes with the following changes:

  • Core
    • socket: fix error socket status check (#2826 #2827)
    • input_chunk: Update tag value extraction for backoff logs (#2806)
    • parser: Add a new option time_strict (#2813)
    • aws: ECS comes before EC2 in standard chain
    • json parser: Fix null-dereference (oss-fuzz 27764)
    • input: fix socket error during shutdown on Windows (#2812)
    • pack gelf: remove uninvited newline
    • pack gelf: fix stack buffer overflow on temp variable (oss-fuzz 26237)
    • record accessor: fix multiple NULL dereferences (oss-fuzz 27234)
    • signv4: fix write heap-overflow (oss-fuzz 27710)
  • Plugins

Contributors

On every release, there are many people involved doing contributions on different areas like bug reporting, troubleshooting, documentation and coding, without these contributions from the community, the project won’t be the same and won’t be in the good shape that it is now. So THANK YOU! to everyone who takes part of this journey!

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