It is time to say goodbye: This version of Elastic Cloud Enterprise has reached end-of-life (EOL) and is no longer supported.
The documentation for this version is no longer being maintained. If you are running this version, we strongly advise you to upgrade. For the latest information, see the current release documentation.
The following users and permissions are required:
To prepare your environment: A user with sudo permissions, such as the
elasticuser included with our AWS AMIs or the ubuntu user provided on Ubuntu.
To install ECE: A user with a UID and GID greater than or equal to 1000 who is part of the
dockergroup. You must not install ECE as the
You can find out information about a user with the
id uid=1000(elastic) gid=1000(elastic) groups=1000(elastic),4(adm),20(dialout),24(cdrom),25(floppy),27(sudo),29(audio),30(dip),44(video),46(plugdev),102(netdev),112(libvirtd),1001(docker)
In this example, the user
elastic with a UID and GID of 1000 belongs to both the
sudo and the