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bash elastic-cloud-enterprise.sh reset-adminconsole-password — Reset administration console user passwords
bash elastic-cloud-enterprise.sh reset-adminconsole-password [--host-docker-host "PATH_NAME/docker.sock"] [--secrets PATH_TO_SECRETS_FILE] [--pwd NEW_PASSWORD] [--user USER_NAME] [--host-storage-path PATH_NAME] [[--]help]
To run this script, a user must be part of the
docker group. The host that you run this script on must be the first host that you installed Elastic Cloud Enterprise on or a host that holds the director role.
Resets the password for an administration console user that you use to log into the Cloud UI.
- Specifies the location of the Docker socket used to communicate with the Docker daemon. Defaults to /var/run/docker.sock.
Specifies a path to a file with secrets. If not specified, attempts to use
HOST_STORAGE_PATHis the host storage path used by the Elastic Cloud Enterprise installation.
Specifies the host storage path used by the Elastic Cloud Enterprise installation. Defaults to
/mnt/data/elastic. Used for determining the default locations of the secrets file and log files.
WARNING: This path cannot be the exact XFS volume mount point, it has to be subdirectory of it. By default, the XFS volume should be mounted at
Specifies the user whose password is changed. Defaults to
- Specifies a new password for the user specified. Defaults to generating a new strong password.
Reset the password for the user
admin on the administration console based on the secrets in
bash elastic-cloud-enterprise.sh reset-adminconsole-password --user admin
Set the password for the user
admin in the administration console based on the secrets in
bash elastic-cloud-enterprise.sh reset-adminconsole-password --user admin --pwd NEW_PASSWORD
Reset the password for the read-only user
readonly on the administration console based on the secrets file in a specified location:
bash elastic-cloud-enterprise.sh reset-adminconsole-password --secrets /data/secrets/boostrap-secrets.json --user readonly
Specifies the password for the default user (
admin) on the administration console if the secrets file
/mnt/data/elastic/bootstrap-state/bootstrap-secrets.json does not exist:
bash elastic-cloud-enterprise.sh reset-adminconsole-password