The latest stable binaries can be found on the release page or compiled from the latest on the master branch to leverage the most recently merged features.
To learn more about building ecctl from the source, see the steps from our Setting up a dev environment.
Install on macOSedit
The simplest installation for macOS users is to install ecctl with Homebrew:
$ brew tap elastic/tap $ brew install elastic/tap/ecctl Updating Homebrew... => Installing ecctl from elastic/ecctl ... => Summary 🍺 /usr/local/Cellar/ecctl/1.0.0: 6 files, 13MB, built in 7 seconds
To get autocompletions working make sure to run
source <(ecctl generate completions). If you prefer to add to your shell interpreter configuration file run
echo "source <(ecctl generate completions)" >> ~/.bash_profile or
echo "source <(ecctl generate completions)" >> ~/.zshrc.
Upgrade on macOSedit
To upgrade ecctl via brew:
$ brew upgrade ecctl