Example: A shared configuration file


Example: A shared configuration fileedit

Below is an example YAML configuration file $HOME/.ecctl/config.yaml that will effectively point and configure the binary for Elastic Cloud:

host: https://api.elastic-cloud.com # URL of your Elasticsearch Service or Elastic Cloud Enterprise API endpoint

# Credentials
## api_key is the preferred authentication mechanism.
api_key: bWFyYzo4ZTJmNmZkNjY5ZmQ0MDBkOTQ3ZjI3MTg3ZWI5MWZhYjpOQktHY05jclE0cTBzcUlnTXg3QTd3

## username and password can be used when no API key is available.
user: username
pass: password