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The following users and permissions are required:
To prepare your environment: A user with
sudopermissions, 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
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