Delete old logstash indices from Elasticsearch
Delete logstash indexes older than n days from ElasticSearch.
$ logstash-index-cleaner -h usage: logstash-index-cleaner [-h] [-v] [--host HOST] [--port PORT] [-t TIMEOUT] [-p PREFIX] [-s SEPARATOR] [-H HOURS_TO_KEEP] [-d DAYS_TO_KEEP] [-n] Delete old logstash indices from Elasticsearch. optional arguments: -h, --help show this help message and exit -v, --version show program's version number and exit --host HOST Elasticsearch host. --port PORT Elasticsearch port -t TIMEOUT, --timeout TIMEOUT Elasticsearch timeout -p PREFIX, --prefix PREFIX Prefix for the indices. Indices that do not have this prefix are skipped. -s SEPARATOR, --separator SEPARATOR Time unit separator -H HOURS_TO_KEEP, --hours-to-keep HOURS_TO_KEEP Number of hours to keep. -d DAYS_TO_KEEP, --days-to-keep DAYS_TO_KEEP Number of days to keep. -n, --dry-run If true, does not perform any changes to the Elasticsearch indices.
This is a fork of https://github.com/crashdump/logstash-elasticsearch-scripts.
Since ElasticSearch 0.90 all fields are compressed, and some benchmarks show that
nothing improves optimizing those already compressed indices. That’s why this fork
does not include the original